A little tribute to our would-be corporate masters: “Everything Counts” (plus “Never Let Me Down Again”) from Depeche Mode, performing at the Rose Bowl in 1988.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.