My Pick for Essay of the Year.
Just read the whole thing. It’s one of the most cogent, nuanced takes on the subject I’ve seen. TNC has raised the bar again, and all I can do is marvel.
P.S. – I know the usual suspects will go on about their little liberals crying race bullshit again. To them here’s a preemptive: “Go fuck yourself.”
Edit: The initial version of this post had a statement and post script that was to put it mildly, ungentlemanly.
I admit that it was rash, and built upon a foundation of frustration. It does not stand up to further rationalization, only in so far that I’m going to admit that whatever the motivations, the form the outburst took was inappropriate.