Two weeks and counting, guys. The government shutdown carries on, and considering there's little optimism that its end may be near, the best we can do is laugh about it.
That's why Saturday Night Live's opening skit last night was a perfect fit for our country's current state of affairs.
Comedy seems like especially appropriate therapy at the moment; The Washington Post reports moods in Congress grew particularly ugly in the past few days, with representatives of both parties involving themselves in some nasty exchanges. (Stay classy, guys.)