Daylight Video

This is Columbus Day, a federal holiday, so we’ll be blogging a bit Lite today unless news developments dictate otherwise. If it’s just another day of Republican efforts to obtain cover for retreat on a failed hostage-taking effort, it probably won’t take twelve posts to explain that.

Here’s the Vermont band Grace Potter & the Nocturnals with “Mr. Columbus.”

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.