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

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.