OK, the Washington Post has captured pretty well the mood of the city on the Fenty administration’s handling of its first snowstorm. Weak, that is.

No swarming trucks, key routes untouched by municipal machinery, pedestrian walks on bridges such as Taft and Duke Ellington a complete mess. In all, no presence from an administration that prides itself on just that.

So if Fenty botches your average snowstorm, how’s he going to handle the D.C. public schools?