Probably the only reasonable decision I’ve seen him make, and it was forced. He badly misplayed the whole affair and this was the only halfway-decent way to extract himself.
Increasingly, I am thinking that he may resign before this is all over. Impeachment is not politically possible.
Another rejection. This time it was a split; one reviewer accepted with no changes, and the other rejected outright.
It was a tough journal, but it was a good article, and I’d hoped for more. In particular, I’d hoped the reviewers would actually engage my argument in a way that might suggest that they had read it. Neither did. The quest continues.
My son, seeing I was annoyed, gave me a cheese cracker. That made it better.
1. Physician, heal thyself, anyone?
2. How does any self-respecting university employ faculty that associate with the AEI? Money, probably.
3. I am worried much less about the feelings of Trump voters and much more about growing anti-intellectualism.