"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."

--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America

Monday, October 7, 2013

Government Shutdown - Day 6 - Filed Under "You Can't Make This Shit Up"

You can't make this shit up.   Cones on a pull-off viewing area to keep people from stopping to take pictures of Mount Rushmore.   Because theatrical vindictiveness is more fun than leadership or prioritizing. 

Meanwhile, the Andrews Air Force Base golf course remains open for business.


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