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Beer Summit

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.James CrowleyBarack ObamaWhite House
US President Barack Obama (R) talks with Police Sergeant James Crowley (2nd R) of Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. (2nd L), alongside US Vice President Joe Biden (L) as they share beers on the South Lawn near the Oval Office at the White House in Washington,... Getty photo by Saul Loeb