One Year Ago Today: The Beer Summit Anniversary

CNN notes that it was one year ago today that President Obama, Vice-President Obama, Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates, and Cambridge, Massachusetts Police Office James Crowley met over beer (Biden’s was apparently non-alcoholic) in the White House Rose Garden.

It was a great event that helped ease racial tension nationwide.

Oh, wait a minute………………

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