Daylight Video

99 years ago today, Babe Ruth made his major league debut. So here, of course, is Babe Ruth, performing “Wells Fargo” in Montreal in 1975. It’s a waker-upper, all right.

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.