#SpiteHouse: Blue Ridge inn closed by shutdown forced to throw away food

http://twitter.com/#!/JonOstendorff/status/387616859279077376

The Pisgah Inn sits on federal land on the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina. When the government shut down, the inn was forced to close right in the middle of the fall foliage tourism season.

Federal workers are likely to be paid retroactively, but the Pisgah Inn is losing money. And now, several days into the shutdown, the kitchen is tossing out food.

http://twitter.com/#!/JonOstendorff/status/387631835670257664

Brought to you by President Stompy Foot.

Owner Bruce O’Connell had hoped to defy orders to close his inn

http://twitter.com/#!/JonOstendorff/status/386170630543925250
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But the federal government had other ideas.

http://twitter.com/#!/AndStrats/status/386659303072878592
http://twitter.com/#!/CodyAlcorn/status/386248217416851456

Protesters gathered over the weekend to demonstrate against the inn’s closure, but for now, it is unable to reopen for business.

http://twitter.com/#!/SenFrankNiceley/status/387289617591853056

O’Connell told Fox News he has hired a lawyer and is seeking a temporary restraining order.

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Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/10/08/screwed-by-the-spitehouse-blue-ridge-inn-forced-to-throw-out-food-after-shutdown-closure/

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