Stumbling at the Color Barrier

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I'm sorry. I apologize. I shouldn't have come here. I am flat no good at galas. I do not galatize well. It's so Dallas — the dressing up and the not talking. I could be wrong. Couple days later the Morning News editorial page was going on about how much "energy" there was in the room that night. Is sheer energy a substitute for sewers? Please. Don't tell me.

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Jim Schutze has been the city columnist for the Dallas Observer since 1998. He has been a recipient of the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies’ national award for best commentary and Lincoln University’s national Unity Award for writing on civil rights and racial issues. In 2011 he was admitted to the Texas Institute of Letters.
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