Submitted by ub on Mon, 09/02/2013 - 12:18

US workers have a little less to celebrate this Labor Day, as the minimum wages continue to stagnate and productivity gains are captured by investors.

However, despite the growing turmoil in the Middle East and potential Western involvement in the Syrian crisis, the price of oil has been relatively stable.

But as you can plainly see, Orchard Beach was virtually deserted, with more parking attendants, police officers, lifeguards and NYC park personnel on futy than there were beach goers today.

Therefore, for this reason alone its best just to say... Life is a beach!

Photography ~ Marianne Mollica