Shutdown, Day 1: 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Enjoyed good convo with equally furloughed coworkers re: whether House rabble rousers are merely mindlessly puppeting TPs or if they actually believe their own doctrines. (Personally, I’m torn. The former is unconscionable, the very definition of evil selfishness. The latter, however, scares the crap out of me.)

Trying to figure out if the issue is socialization of elected public servants (i.e., bubble vs. enviro where questioning is encouraged) or just inherent personalities.

Are those attracted to positions of power in it ultimately for the public good, or are they in it for the good of self?

Elphaba said it best: “Was I really good, or just seeking attention?”

If it turns out these people just weren’t hugged enough as kids, I’m passing a Hug Your Kid law. As soon as I get elected to Congress.

One thought on “Shutdown, Day 1: 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s