Shut Down the Government!

ted cruz - shut down the governmentAre you ready for another government shutdown? Why not? Right? Shouldn’t we just do this every year? You know, like we do the State of the Union Address?

Oh yes, that’s right.

Really, I don’t mind doing the dance, I just wish they would change the freaking tune every now and again.

Let’s just ‘Shut Down the Government!’

They, The People (PODCAST)

They_The_PeopleIf John Boehner follows Ted Cruz’s orders and defaults the country, the entire world will hold the diminished United States of America responsible for this deliberate outrage.

As everyone on the planet is shoved, by us, into further economic distress, we will be able to tell the world that we HAD to cause all of this because Americans were being threatened with healthcare. We had no choice but to protect…
‘They, The People’

Republicans Win Standoff, Shoot Hostages Anyway

Republicans Win Standoff, Shoot Hostages Anyway (via LA Progressive)

The Shutdown: Republicans Win Standoff, Shoot Hostages Anyway In the end the Republicans won. A majority in Congress, made up of Republicans who understood they’d won and Democrats who feared a government shutdown, would have voted for a bill that…

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…Or They Shut Down The Government (PODCAST)


I had a lot of fun with the Twitter hashtag #OrTheyShutDownTheGovernment over the weekend.

There are a lot of accurate and creative lines at that hashtag. Of course, it’s just a word game and it’s funny but the sad reality is that it isn’t far from the truth.

THAT’S why this game by Republican jokers attempting to default the nation is a dangerous game indeed ‘…Or They Shut Down The Government’