A photoblog of pictures of antiquity

Shorpy.com is a photo-blog devoted to photos photos from the past.The photos displayed there are fascinating and worth a look.Here is an interesting picture showing a long line of unemployed people drinking free coffee at the Bowery Mission in New York:

The image brings to your mind similar scenes in contemporary India. One extremely poignant image is the long line of unemployed/under-employed people at the road junctions waiting to be picked up for daily wage work. These people some times get work and some times they have to go back to their homes without work.

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