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Martin Bashir Uses ‘Go The F*ck to Sleep’ to Explain Debt Ceiling Battle

There have been many attempts by TV news reporters and anchors to try and explain the ongoing debt ceiling negotiations. Only one of those attempts, however, included an excerpt from the “children’s” book Go the F*ck to Sleep.

MSNBC’s Martin Bashir used the book as a metaphor for the battle, saying “maybe it is time for Mr. Boehner to hand things over to Harry Reid and the President, and for himself go off to sleep.”

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