"There aren’t many respects in which I can even guess what it would have been like to be Martin Luther King, but this (highly circumscribed) instance is one of them."
—Oh my God, guess. Seriously, guess.
Eh, I get what he's trying to say. He's not likening himself to one of the most celebrated civil rights leaders in the world because the Times magazine rejected his work; he's pointing out the magazine killed one of the most important civil rights documents not because of the content, but because of arbitrary and capricious editorial policy.
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