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"WAITING FOR THE BARBARIANS" AND THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, republicans, congress, world, history, interesting, poetry, government shutdown, ethics )

Carrie
- 1059 days ago - newyorker.com
Why is there such great idleness inside Senate house? Why are the Senators sitting there, not passing any laws? Because the barbarians will arrive today. Why should the Senators still be making laws? The barbarians, when they come, will legislate.



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