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

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.