aNewDomain.net — There’s an upside to the U.S. government shutdown. Let our Ted Rall count them up for you. At the very least, tortured airline passengers, Verizon phone users and war prisoners get a break. Here’s a cartoon from Ted Rall on U.S. government shutdown upsides. The federal shutdown was effective October 1, 2013.
For aNewDomain.net, I’m Ted Rall.
Based in Boston, Ted Rall is a nationally-syndicated columnist, editorial cartoonist and war correspondent who specializes in Afghanistan and Central Asia. The author of 17 books, most-recently published The Book of Obama: How We Went From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt, Rall is twice the winner of the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award and is a Pulitzer Prize finalist. Follow him @TedRall, check out his Facebook fan page and definitely follow his Google+ stream here. Ted’s upcoming book After We Kill You, We Will Welcome You As Honored Guests: Unembedded in Afghanistan is due out in 2014.