Things That Piss Me Off Tuesday - the federal government shutdown edition
The federal government of the United States is officially shut down as of midnight last night. In this post, I am going to attempt to explain how we got into this situation, what it means and what agencies are affected. I will then share some personal stories of people who will be most immediately affected.800,000 people are expected to lose their paychecks and the shutdown could potentially cost the nation a billion dollars a week. . . .