When you are falsely accused of racism, don't apologize.
Here are headlines from WashingtonPost.com:
Obama's Backyard Summit Officer says there was "no tension" at meeting with scholar, but there were no apologies either.
Over Beers, No Apologies, but Plans to Have Lunch President Obama, Henry Louis Gates Jr., and Sgt. James Crowley met, drank and agreed to meet again.
(Are you taking notes, Dr. Watson?)