Tributes to the power and influence of Democratic strategist Bill Lynch, who joined the ancestors last week, come in a variety of ways. Lynch, who became known as "the rumpled genius" after helping David N. Dinkins get elected as NYC mayor in 1989, was 72. Here, he is remembered by reporter Herb Boyd.
As Americans everywhere celebrated America’s independence yesterday,
President Barack Obama said, in his July 4th address at The White House
that, “The United States -- this improbable nation -- is the greatest in