Was It Over When the Germans Bombed Pearl Harbor?

pennstationinterior Was It Over When the Germans Bombed Pearl Harbor? From Thomas Friedman’s column in The New York Times this morning. He was writing about the lack of investment in American infrastructure, among other things:

If all Americans could compare Berlin’s luxurious central train station today with the grimy, decrepit Penn Station in New York City, they would swear we were the ones who lost World War II.