John McWhorter teaches at Columbia University and is a contributing editor at The New Republic and a New York Daily News columnist.
John McWhorter on what Chris Matthews got right and, more significantly, what he got wrong. MORE
A manual that insisted on spelling it ‘e-mail’ until months ago?... MORE
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