Tuesday, October 01, 2013

More Government Shutdown, Please

More Government Shutdown, Please

As Jesse Walker pointed out, approximately 80 percent of federal workers are still on the job, poking and prodding us in the usual fashion on this, the first day of AnarchFest 2013. Arizona Public Radio reports that National Park Service workers have been told to report as usual to Grand Canyon, though some will be sent home, others will be stationed at the gates to turn people away, and still others will be sent to the overlooks which are outside the park gates and remain open. Somebody was also detailed to pull NPS Websites offline to emphasize just how shut-down it is. Clearly, the apocalypse is upon us. Or...maybe the good folks at the NPS and their colleagues elsewhere are concerned that we all might discover just how much we don't need them.

Read more at: http://reason.com/blog/2013/10/01/more-government-shutdown-please

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