It’s the Summer Solstice, a.k.a., the first day of Summer. Here are Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong performing “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess.
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.
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