Commentary

More mission creep

Government is expensive and hyperactive—and yet it’s blasÃ? about awful EMS service (see previous post), and anxious to expand its domain. From the Washington Post, courtesy Mike Alissi: “[T]he federal government has contributed in a substantial way in getting football, baseball and basketball facilities built around the country.” We’re just suckers for stadiums.

Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.