Saturday, December 20, 2003

They Said That "Like a blight on the family."--Mary T. Tompkins-Freeman, a niece of Strom Thurmond, characterizing the announcement by Essie Mae Washington-Williams that she is Thurmond's daughter. (As quoted in the December 20 edition of the New York Times.)

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