Albert Daniel “Bert” Rechichar, who played for the Baltimore Colts and two other NFL teams and long held the record for the league’s longest field goal, died Friday of various ailments in Belle Vernon, Pa. He was 89.
A young Elijah Cummings faced hate when integrating a Baltimore pool. Today, Trump’s tweets reopen old wounds.
The scar has faded, but U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, 68, said in an interview with The Baltimore Sun that President Donald Trump’s tweets and comments are troubling echoes of a day in 1962, when he felt stomach-churning fear and shock at being confronted with raw hate as an 11-year-old boy.