Opinion, by Michael Royster
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Curmudgeon reprints below a column published on March 30th. The reason is the announcement yesterday by Interim President Mickey Mick Lulia of his new slimmed-down Cabinet of 23 Ministers, all of whom are over fifty, male, white, upper-class right-wing conservatives. We, who have learned from the past, quote proof:
“Those who ride the Metrô regularly hear station announcements in English, including the phrase 'disembark on the right' meaning . . .