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A busy and stressful week in the nation’s capital has taken a toll on many area residents.

One person in particular, former mayor and current D.C. councilman Marion Barry, sent out this tweet summing up his frustration.

Barry wrote: 'WHAT.THE.*.IS.GOING.ON? Lion on the loose. Congress out to lunch. Police shoot out at Capitol. Smh...and you all think "I" have drama?? Can't script this *. #lifeindc'

In his tweet, Barry made reference to the partial government shutdown, a shooting on Capitol Hill in which a woman was killed, and a report that a mountain lion was spotted in southeast D.C.

See Barry's tweets here: https://twitter.com/marionbarryjr

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