Feeling a bit of the old weltschmerz this morning. So here’s Eric Clapton and Dr. John performing the Leroy Carr/Scrapper Blackwell classic “How Long, How Long Blues.”

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.