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P.S. on ‘American Stories’

Readers are reminding me that this is to say nothing of Clarence Thomas — he of Pin Point, Ga., raised by his grandfather, no indoor plumbing or electricity, Gullah instead of English, etc., etc., etc. Is there a more amazing up-from-nothing story in America today? But Thomas cannot be a “wonderful American story,” of course, because he is conservative. I mean, really.


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