quote:Originally posted by Carl Prather:
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What is meant by a Black person being described as 'the Black' so-and so.
I hear ya. That's why I put the comment in quotations, to indicate that this is what others say about him. They say this because some feel that deGrasse Tyson is a "popularizer" of science. Like Sagan, he makes science accesible to the lay person.
As for Ray Parker Jr., I really don't know what he's been up to. I happened to see the photo on the web under "guess who" and I had no clue.