Dating us dog tags
President Thomas Jefferson wrote the first dog licensing law for his home state of Virginia, because his sheep were being killed by dogs.
Soldiers worried that if they were killed their families would never know what happened to them, other than that they were missing in action.
We’ll all be dead by then, but if our descendents aren’t careful, they’ll end up like dogs on an electronic leash.
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They drilled a hole in the disc and hung the disc from their neck with a piece of string.
Eventually merchants began producing and selling metal disks to soldiers.