Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Oct 6 22:46:33 UTC 2011

On Thu, Oct 6, 2011 at 5:31 PM, Shapiro, Fred <fred.shapiro at yale.edu> wrote:
> "If you don't have a job and you're not rich, blame yourself!"

An beautiful example of what a (white) friend clumsily describes as
"spade logic."

I *hate* it, when y'all be right!

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint
to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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