As the shutdown continues, and funding - not to mention reason and logic - remain in short supply, it seems the trigger for the latest dust-up has been lost in the shuffle: The Affordable Care Act, or 'Obamacare'. Need info? The Indianapolis Public Library is hosting 'Marketplace Open Houses' to help guide Hoosiers through the new legislation.
Okay, back to the Great Game of Chicken, 2013. Here's my favorite meme today.
Thanks, social media!
On to the next looming issue - an inability to raise the debt ceiling, which means default, which means - Economageddon?
(Yeah, I think I just made up a word.)
As far as default equaling economic calamity, at least one guy doesn't buy it:
But hey, all politics - and economics - are local, though, right? Please welcome The Flying Lizards.