- A story from a firefighter.
- And a story from another firefighter.
- The impact of the shutdown on a first-time home buyer.
- How workers in Chicago are impacted by the shutdown.
- Here are tweets on Twitter from #ShutdownStories.
- This is how the shutdown is impacting federal agencies.
- Some stories from Coast Guard families who won't get paid during the shutdown.
- Even farmers are affected by the shutdown.
There are several resources to help people survive the shutdown of (somewhat) dubious usefulness: