Daylight Video

Some intense wakeup music: Ian Hunter (with Mick Ronson) performing “The Truth, the Whole Truth, Nothing But the Truth” in 1975. Funny: Hunter and Ronson forming a (short-lived) band together was, in my world at the time, as big a deal as any election.

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.