Friday, April 29, 2011

Shorter David Brooks

David Brooks pays a visit to a government agency and is amazed that people who work for the government actually do their jobs.

Amid the hot-rhetoric government wars, it was important to see the talent and commitment of real-life government workers running a successful program — and to see the limitations inherent in government planning.

In other words, they — we — are just like all the other people who go to work for any large corporation. Imagine that.