When White Men Mess Up, All Is Forgiven

Whether it’s drugs, thugs or a bruising football loss, the media find a way to forgive and forget.

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Mikol L. Clarke is a media professional who resides in New York City with his wife and son. He enjoys traveling and singing jazz and gospel music. Follow him on Twitter.


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