At least we dodged this bullet. For now.

The entire continuing resolution impasse has been mostly intense and gloomy, so we have to appreciate anything that provides a moment of levity. Two hours before the government shutdown at midnight on October 1st, this cryptic warning appeared on Twitter:



Josh Barro from Business Insider warned about possible unintended consequences.



We learned about the new disaster management plan:



At midnight, the group Anonymous made #NoBudgetNoPants official (and also made it trend on Twitter):




More unintended consequences:



This guy has a point.