Daylight Video

Sorry, country-music haterz, but I’ve decided on a second day of featuring the Bakersfield Sound. Here’s Dwight Yoakum and Buck Owens performing “Streets of Bakersfield,” a good catchy wake-up song.

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.