Ten Miles Square


April 05, 2012 10:00 AM A Most Encouraging Scandal

By Keith Humphreys

As for the GSA people concerned getting fired, good riddance to bad rubbish.

But at a larger level, if a misuse of federal funds at this picayune level (relative to other Washington scandals) warrants a briefing of the President of the United States and coverage in the Washington Post, the citizenry is enjoying one of the cleanest administrations in living memory.

[Cross-posted at The Reality-Based Community]

Keith Humphreys is a professor of psychiatry and behavioral medicine at the Stanford University School of Medicine.


  • stinger on April 06, 2012 1:06 PM:

    Yes, we are. With so much else to bring shame and sorrow upon our heads in the community of nations, I for one do quite literally enjoy having a squeaky-clean administration for the first time in decades.