The Illinois Capitol remains open.

The Illinois Capitol remains open.

Posted by Mike Riopell on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 11:51

On Saturday Night Live this weekend, the Weekend Update anchors made a series of jokes about the federal government shutdown, one illustrated by this graphic showing the Illinois Capitol instead of the big, white one in Washington, D.C.

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