Today’s highly interesting read (04/27/17): Focus on bringing kids to work needs to change

Today was Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.  They celebrated in Washington.

House Speaker Paul Ryan hands back Maxima Desjardins, 14 months, to her mother Lisa Desjardins, PBS News Hour Correspondent, after a weekly press conference.

Paul Ryan hands back Maxima Desjardins, 14 months, to her mother, Lisa Desjardins, PBS News Hour Correspondent, after a weekly press conference. Photo: John Shinkle/POLITICO

Columnist Tom Purcell believes it’s time to re-think this whole observance.

I speak of the millions of 20- and 30-somethings living in Mom and Dad’s basement, eating Mom and Dad’s grub and driving Mom and Dad’s cars – cars with automatic transmissions, because manual transmissions would be too traumatic for these snowflakes.

They’re highly skilled at video games and know where the best tattoo artists are located. But working hard in the incredibly competitive private sector is not something they’re up to.

Read Purcell’s entire piece here.

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