It’s the 99th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, which touched off the War To End All War. So here’s the Scottish band Franz Ferdinand performing “The Fallen” in 2006.
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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