Lasrick writes: Nate Silver comes out of transition mode (Fivethirtyeight is in the process of moving to ESPN) to comment on the political impacts of the government shutdown, and the myths that have already sprung up around it. Link to Original Source
Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be
lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.
- Isaac Asimov