Today is the 147th anniversary of the founding of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. There are any number of songs I could offer in honor of the event, but I’m a dog person, so here are The Byrds performing “Old Blue” at the Kralingen festival in the Netherlands in 1970.
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.
Gage Skidmore/FlickrThe Midterms Were Not the Beginning of the End of Trumpismby James BrunoAmerica's Polarization was many decades in the making. It won’t just go away when our president does.