From the brilliant minds at the Huffington Post (and yet another "Why didn't I think of that?!" moment for me), here's a mashup of the president announcing the disastrous effects of a government shutdown, with the jerk in Ghostbusters forcing them to shut down all their equipment.

Brilliant.

We Knew This Shutdown Fight Reminded Us Of Something

We couldn't watch the fight over shutting down the government without being reminded of "Ghostbusters"... and "Independence Day"... and "Mars Attacks." House Republicans should take heed. Also on HuffPost: