Sunday Morning Comics - Shutdown & Debt Ceiling Edition

Brought to you by the GOP - Manufacturing artificial crises one at a time to rob you blind....again.


Good Morning! Rise and Shine! Get that Cup O' Joe...
break out the O.J....hang out with the pooch...for it's time to check out the funny slams and bams of government shutdown and economic Armageddon.


Shutdown Not a Game Game


Cartoonist: R.J. Matson


We Did Stop - SNL


Cartoonist: R.J. Matson


Republican Doomsday Cult


Cartoonist: Mike Luckovich


This just in, American Psychiatric Association is Deeply Concerned a Whopping 5% of Americans Approve of Congress:

With numerous members of Congress refusing to negotiate an end to the shutdown in the face of widespread federal furloughs and a looming deadline to avoid defaulting on government debt, we are extremely concerned for the mental health of those Americans who responded, ‘Yes, we think Congress is doing a good job.

Bipartisan Curious


Cartoonist: Mike Luckovich


Gravity - SNL


Cartoonist: Walt Handelsman


It's the Government Shutdown Show!


The Onion explains the debt ceiling and what it means to you.  An Excerpt:

What is the debt ceiling?

The debt ceiling is a specifically defined yet changeable clause in official federal legislation that ensures that our country becomes embroiled in maddening, childish theatrics every few months or years.

Sammy Salmonella



Morning After the Weekend Negotitations

US CDS rises slightly after no progress on the debt ceiling.


Here we go

I must wonder if Tea Party people even know what a CDS is and what a default trigger will do?

Great cartoon at the end of the link!