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Comey, redux

After my post yesterday, I feel it’s only fair to admit that there has been a tad more Democratic pushback against this blatant interference in the election than I expected. If anyone had any doubts about the inappropriateness of Comey’s action, or the fact that it was not legally required, they are dispelled here. There […]

Is there a way to resign?

As a white male, I find it rather disheartening that I am a member of the only demographic that supports Donald Trump, unless you count white people generally, but that’s a bit unfair to white women. You have to wonder, is there something in the DNA of white males that makes them particularly susceptible to […]

More from the Cranky Old Man

This is so heartwarming: The day Rodrigo Heng-Lehtinen told his prominent parents about his new gender identity, he did so in a letter that he left on their bed. Then he grabbed a packed bag and, unsure of whether he would be welcomed back, went to a friend’s house to see if his family would […]

Cranky Old Man, post 1

This will be the first in a series of projected posts in a brand new category. In a few short weeks I will be eligible to begin receiving social security benefits. I have therefore reached the age at which all white males become privileged to become cranky old men. Many readers might claim that I […]