Card game mocks Obama administration spending
A fresh new card game called Obama Nation from the seller Twisted Entertainment has hit the online market place. The game, described as a cross between Go Fish and Old Maid, calls itself the "trillion dollar bailout" game. The object of the game is to spend the U.S. Government into bankruptcy.
Players try to spend as much U.S. taxpayer money as possible by passing pork spending legislation through Congress. The player with the most pork spent at the end of the game is the winner. Of course, the final jab is the U.S. government is bankrupt at that point.
According to the rules of the game there are fifty-four cards: forty-six "Pork" cards and eight "Politics" cards. The suits and sectors are financial, transportation, private sector, housing, and arts & entertainment. Politics cards apparently supersede the regular rules of the game: