The Thirty Years War is a period that has been deeply researched and much written about. We know a great deal about it. Learning from the past is always helpful. No one in his right mind would have chosen to be a German peasant during that period.
I made no reference to his age, so I don’t see how his or mine (or yours) matters.
As for whining, if you have read his woeful articles, you know whining is how he makes his living, and gets many more claps than my response did.
You must be quite astute to diagnose me as a “conformist” based on 43 words of text. Or was that just knee jerk name calling?