That was no government shutdown. It was a long weekend. It was a snow day.
Don't get me wrong. I am no fan of shuttering the federal government as a tactic of political negotiation. In the first place, it inflicts hardship on the people you're sworn to serve. In the second place, it confirms the U.S. Capitol building as the world's most majestic day care center.
Shutting down the government is almost always the wrong thing to do. But as my pastor likes to say, if you're going to do wrong, at least do wrong right.
You, on the other hand, did wrong wrong, making yourselves look feckless, spineless and brainless in the process. You'd said you would not...