Get Used to ‘President Oprah’ ( ... and President Zuckerberg, President the Rock, President Bezos, President Beyoncé, President Kardashian, Etc.)

Every so often, I’ll be in a public and predominantly white space—the Pittsburgh airport, maybe, walking through the Ross Park Mall, perhaps, or at a high school basketball game in the Pittsburgh suburbs—doing whatever it is I’m doing there. Not thinking about anything, really, other than going through security,…