The Atlanta DJ who first played this song within my hearing sarcastically called it “the love song of the 80s.” It was also the first U.S. single ever recorded entirely on a computer. Here’s Ebn Ozn with the 1983 classic, “AEIOU, Sometimes Y.” It’s devilishly infectious, I fear.

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.