The Lincoln Memorial is closed due to the federal government shutdown, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 in Washington, D.C. President Barack Obama declared the government had officially run out of money when the fiscal year expired at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)
The Lincoln Memorial is closed due to the federal government shutdown, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 in Washington, D.C. President Barack Obama declared the government had officially run out of money when the fiscal year expired at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT) MCT
The Lincoln Memorial is closed due to the federal government shutdown, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 in Washington, D.C. President Barack Obama declared the government had officially run out of money when the fiscal year expired at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT) MCT

‘Closed’ signs are clear, except when they aren’t

October 02, 2013 6:51 PM