Originally Posted by KENTUCKYREDBONE
That's pretty much my understanding of the matter! Sounds to me like the big shot professor was looking for trouble!
I wonder how he would have acted if it had been a black police officer handling the situation in the same manner the white cop did. And, most puzzling, the neighbor, why didn't he/she recognize Prof. Gates?
It was the neighbor that "racially profiled" Gates.
I think Gates should hold a ten
-million man march on his neighbor's lawn. That'll teach him to call 911 again...