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Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

I swear to you that I don’t always write about racial stuff. I promise.  But tonight I do.  I feel awkward doing so while listening to Elvis Costello.  It just doesn’t feel right. Race probably did have something to do with the fact that the police were called. He never should have been arrested.  Uncalled…

Why the Inauguration is off limits.

Ladies and gentlemen, Welcome.  Happy Saturday.  Man, what a week. So, beginning on Sunday I expect that Washington DC is going to be a very different venue.  I and a lot of others will be working from home on Monday and Tuesday.  Part of me wants to go hang out amongst all those revelers, but…