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From left to right- Beth Semel, with the Sixth & I Synagogue, federal... News PhotoBusiness,Event,Food and Drug Administration,Government,Hanging,Horizontal,Human Interest,Occupation,Shopping,Smithsonian Institution,Snack,Synagogue,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: The Washington Post 2013 The Washington PostWASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 3: From left to right- Beth Semel, with the Sixth & I Synagogue, federal workers Nistasha Perez, with the Smithsonian, Paulina Montanez, with the Dept. of Commerce, Rachel Fefer, with the FDA, and Tarik Islam, with the U.S. Census Bureau, spend some downtime during the 'Shutdown Central' event at the Sixth & I Historic Synagogue on October 3, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Furloughed federal workers were invited to come hang out at the synagogue for snacks, movies, games, and downtime with other furloughed workers. (Photo by Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post via Getty Images)