small percentage of them, anyway.The national monuments have been deflated, folded up and stored in a shed behind the White House. Media drones are shocked – shocked! – that the Statue of Liberty is closed for business, even though she was closed for years following the 9/11 attacks, her head finally reopening for visitors in 2009. Government employees have been sent home! Well, at least a
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