they applaud the doctors, technology and his own bravery in getting a new heart. Nasty people on the internet were complaining that Cheney was too old for a heart transplant (actually, what they really mean is he is a Republican). I’m 72, and although I think that’s probably too old to run for President (first term), it’s not too old for a heart transplant. And those nasties might change their minds if he were their father, brother or husband—or indeed, if it were their hearts that needed a replacement. He waited 20 months; but there have been amazing changes even in that time. Read the article.