10.03.13 5:10 PM ET
'Parks & Rec,' 'Veep,' 'West Wing' Shut Down
Now this is how you shut it down. While Washington politicians keep saying that the current fiscal crisis is uncharted territory, there's actually plenty of precedent (albeit fictional). Let Leslie Knope, Selina Meyer, and Jed Bartlet show you how to deal with a government shutdown, and how to laugh a little along the way.