Ari Melber of MSNBC's "The Cycle" did a stunningly accurate job explaining how the government shutdown is exactly like Christopher Nolan's "Dark Knight" trilogy.
When you think about how Bane and The Joker tried to put "the people" in charge of Gotham City before it all broke down into anarchy, much like the Tea Party, it makes perfect sense.
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