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Well, Federal employees have been doing brinksmanship planning for years now. Our drills have gotten pretty good, though I'm sure that when I return, I will learn of many areas where we needed to be even better. That's one reason (of only a few) that I wish I had worked for at least the first few days. Since much of the planning for this stuff is work that my group does, I would like to have been there to observe first hand what worked and what didn't. I hope my colleagues kept some notes on what they had to fix on the fly.

ThyPeace, in a moment of irrational exuberance, bought Halloween candy and some school stuff that DD has been wanting today.
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