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His name is Othello, the same as his father and grandfather and now his 7-month-old son.

Yes, he long ago read "The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice," and he has seen it performed on stage.

"I thought it would be a travesty not to have read it if I was named after it," he recalled after giving a speech Monday. "I think my great-grandmother was heavy into Shakespeare, so she named her son Othello."