Feeling solidarity with all the folks who have to get up in the dark to go to work. Here’s DC’s own Nighthawks performing “Sixteen Tons” at the Brass Monkey Blues Festival in 1984.
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.
James Ledbetter/flickrDear Robert Mueller: Not Testifying Publicly Is Also an Intensely Political DecisionRobert Mueller deserves some props for trying to be a consummate professional, avoiding ...read more
White House/Wikimedia CommonsNews Outlets Can and Should Ignore Barr's Selectively Declassified MaterialsThe intent is to manipulate the media. All the media has to do is simply refuse to play ball.