Black Staff Writer at The New Yorker & Columbia University Professor Jelani Cobb Pronounces Renege Ree-nig Very Odd


You would think that a leftist black scholar at Columbia University and The New Yorker magazine would certainly know that renege is not pronounced ree-nig, but there he was, Jelani Cobb on The Beat with Ari Melber, rather startling, you’d think somebody at the University would have said something.