Anonymous and Occupy React to Shutdown: #NoBudgetNoPants

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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:

 

https://twitter.com/MyWhiteNinja/status/384855480419745792

 

Josh Barro from Business Insider warned about possible unintended consequences.

 

https://twitter.com/jbarro/status/384859709552852992

 

We learned about the new disaster management plan:

 

https://twitter.com/aaroncynic/status/384871059486298113

 

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

 

https://twitter.com/YourAnonNews/status/384890841334312960

 

https://twitter.com/YourAnonNews/status/384899814540197888

 

More unintended consequences:

 

https://twitter.com/_sawbones_/status/384902087362215936

 

This guy has a point.

 

https://twitter.com/AcostaJessicaa/status/384907575491194880

 

Despite the hype, it was just a normal evening at home for many followers of Anonymous and Occupy:

 

https://twitter.com/TheRealestWaldo/status/384908380352966657

https://twitter.com/MsBlackhart/status/384915094729019392

 

Helpful hygiene tip:

 

https://twitter.com/Anon_Z3r0/status/384909348868075521

 

This guy makes a good point:

 

https://twitter.com/josh_hammer/status/384909722899341312