Was watching Sixty Minutes piece last night about the decline of newspapers (focusing on the New Orleans Times-Picayune) and got nostalgic for the old days and their ambivalent joys. Here’s Joe Jackson performing “Sunday Papers” in 1980.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
Lorie Shaull/FlickrDemocrats Should Leave Divisiveness to the RepublicansThey should take bold action on issues that are overwhelmingly supported by voters.
YouTube Screen CapturePoetic Justice For Native Americans in North DakotaRepublican attempts to suppress their vote backfired rather spectacularly.