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Why can't Washington compromise? They're too human

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Turns out politicians are people, too, only worse. Just ask pros who make their living in the trenches of everyday human drama such as divorce, family feuds or schoolyard scraps. They recognize in Washington's bitter budget standoff a hint of human nature as they know it, but with the crazy pumped up to absurd levels. "We're seeing middle school behavior here," says...