Just when you thought the US Congress shouldn't be trusted with scissors….

Cutter's ShearsI suspect there are many Americans, seeing the impasse in Congress, with government shutdown and a fiscal cliff looming, might conclude that Congress members should not be trusted with scissors.

There must have been some sniggers, then, when Senator Tom Coburn (R-Oklahoma), speaking on the floor of the Senate, this week asked for permission to use scissors.

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