Just a few weeks after advocating for the minimum wage to be eliminated, Fox business analyst Gary B. Smith added to his highlight reel of eyebrow raising statements Saturday afternoon.

On Fox’s Bulls & Bears, Smith displayed total apathy when asked whether he was concerned over the government possibly shutting down over the battle for emergency FEMA funding.

“I really don’t see the downside in all of this,” Smith said. “The government has to learn at some point to pay the bills.”

WATCH: Video from Fox, which appeared on September 24, 2011.