Prof. Gates, Cop Crowley Have Another Round

Pair at center of racial incident spotted at Cambridge bar
By Will McCahill,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 29, 2009 9:45 PM CDT
In this photo taken July 16, 2009, Henry Louis Gates Jr. is arrested at his home in Cambridge, Mass. Officers attending are Sgt. James Crowley, right, and Sgt. Leon Lashley, front right.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – The black college professor and the white cop at the center of a racial firestorm this summer, and who later famously had beers on the White House, were spotted last night having a round at a bar in Cambridge, Mass. Henry Louis Gates and Sgt. James Crowley chatted over suds for about an hour in a booth at a pub not far from Harvard, WBZ-TV reports.