Personal Things That Make You Go 'Hmmm ...' Ta-Nehisi Coates December 15, 2010 Link Copied Whatever happened to Sunshine Anderson? This was my joint for a second. We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to firstname.lastname@example.org. Ta-Nehisi Coates is a former national correspondent for The Atlantic. He is the author of The Beautiful Struggle, Between the World and Me, We Were Eight Years in Power, and The Water Dancer.