The MacLamity

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Tuesday, May 30, 2006

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My ex-boss apparently once argued at a dinner party with his wife that Martin Luther King didn't have a sufficiently international profile to be Time's Man of the Century. She said "But you have to realize what he did for African Americans." He replied "Honey, I was in India at the time, and let me tell you, in India, he did squat." But, of course, what's good for America is good for the world, and if the world doesn't know that the world will just have to learn.