“The modern man has no use for a gun. He doesn’t own one, and he never will….The modern man cries. He cries often.” What will the modern man do when the Islamic State threat that he has ignored, denied, and dismissed as “Islamophobia” for so many years becomes undeniable reality staring him in the face? He will cry. He will cry often.
“27 Ways to Be a Modern Man,” by Brian Lombardi, New York Times, September 29, 2015 (thanks to Mary):
Being a modern man today is no different than it was a century ago. It’s all about adhering to principle. Sure, fashion, technology and architecture change over time, as do standards of etiquette, not to mention ways of carrying oneself in the public sphere. But the modern man will take the bits from the past that strike him as relevant and blend them with the stuff of today….
25. The modern man has no use for a gun. He doesn’t own one, and he never will.
26. The modern man cries. He cries often.