No person asks or has the power to be born whom they would preference.
Thus, no man should demand preferential treatment because they were born with green, purple, or blue skin!
Let us never forget our forefather George Washingtons message when he said, "no nation can be trusted farther then their intent".
The bible teaches us a very important lesson relative to this "foot in the mouth" experience.
Lott's wife turned back to look at "Sodom and Gomorra" and turned to a pillar of salt.
12-20-02, 747 AM Senator retires from bully pulpit demonstrating remarkable courage, "some integrity", and avoids large historical blemish.
Only the future will tell us how the Senators remaining tenure will be judged by history.
Further, this man of division now is arguing that his fellow republicans will !This editor must ask, "how, in the year 2002, over six thousand years since we discovered God, two hundred years since our forefathers wrote we are indivisible, can anyone who is rational and responsible, and speak from the bully pulpit of American senatorial distinction be in favor of divisibility, inequality under god, and forced inequality and a separation of peoples within and without the united states?