So here's the first portion of a panel today on Chris Hayes' show (which included yours truly) convened largely around my piece on the president and race. You can click through to see the rest of the discussion. The panel features the the formidable J-Smooth, the hilarious W. Kamau Bell, and the invincible Melissa Harris-Perry.
"My main objective was to be a jazz-playing clown. That kind of worked out."