Coming to Austin for SXSW? So is Obama. Grid-pocalypse Awaits.

Traffic in Austin, Texas, is always pretty bad. During South By Southwest it’s even worse. Add a sitting U.S. President to the mix, and Austinites will do best by staying home that day.

http://www.statesman.com/news/news/national-govt-politics/barack-obama-to-hold-austin-fundraiser-on-first-da/nqS6b/

Unless, of course, you have paid hundreds for a SXSW wristband or thousands to be invited to the President’s fundraiser.

Traffic Jam. Photo by Saf\' / Flickr