Folks, a government shutdown is likely to happen sometime. If not at the current drop-dead date of September 30, then after this year's crop of
When I read the comments on web, it's surprising how many GOPers want to go the showdown route. If that's a real reflection of the GOP, the party is on the verge of a civil war. I've never been able to discern whether he TP crowd is the majority in the party because indicators have been mixed. (The indicators: polls in the 2011 primary running toward TP candidates, yet the eventual Romney win.) It could well be that the traditional GOP establishment gets replaced. I never would have thought it possible, but it's definitely a possibility within the next few years.
Here's the cartoon that might be too violent for my blog: