Tuesday, October 01, 2013

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It is a trite argument to make, but whilst the shutdown of the US Federal Government today is regrettable it does at least open the flood gates to humour and reflection.






What is furlough?



(marcus advice #1)




Rush hour traffic in DC this morning





Stocks rise on Government Shutdown







(marcus advice #2)


And the last word from my friend Oscar:



And here endeth the first day of the shutdown.


Links
All the shutdown dept websites

More Updated Good Reads for the Debt Crisis
How the Debt Ceiling Crisis harms