Daylight Video

Great, forgotten anthem for procrastinators (of which I am one by nature): “I can’t relax ’cause I haven’t done a thing, and I can’t do a thing ’cause I can’t relax.” Yes, it’s the Comsat Angels performing “Independence Day” in 1983.

Ed Kilgore

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.