Today, in honor of the upcoming news slough of the August Congressional Recess, we have The Fugs performing their Zen classic, “Nothing.”

UPDATE: Somehow missed the notices of J.J. Cale’s death over the weekend, but will feature some of his music tomorrow. Thanks, gandalf33.

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.