# Poor Overworked Senators

“… the [legislation] deadline coincides with a scheduled two-week recess that starts Monday. “Remember that nobody smells jet fuel quicker than a United States senator,” a senior Democratic aide said.” – TheHill.com . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Uh, isn’t “recess” something that children are given?

Oh, wait. These are U.S. Senators.

Never mind.