We all know Mike Rowe as the host of Dirty Jobs on the Discovery Channel, a show that profiles the American laborers who "make their living in the most unthinkable - yet vital - ways." But Mike Rowe is more than just an icon of the small screen.
Everybody loves a good comeback story. The comeback has inspired countless books, movies and even news stories. Maybe that's why everyone is rooting for manufacturing's resurgence. There are signs of hope everywhere: an encouraging study here, a favorable statistic there.