With more bad news (a deadly fertilizer plant explosion in Texas), not much of a morning for upbeat tunes. So here’s Roxy Music performing “In Every Dream Home a Heartache” on German TV in 1973.

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.