National Weather Service report has secret message about government shutdown

It was either a carefully crafted message or a serious case of coincidence. Regardless, there is no absence of humor.

A National Weather Service Anchorage, Alaska weather report released Friday has a secret message about the government shutdown.

In the far left column of the report, the first letter of each line spells: "Please pay us."

As the National Weather Service has struggled to keep up in a government shutdown, operating with only the minimum, it was either an act of genius of amazing coincidence.

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