On this day in 1962, James Brown on his own dime recorded what would become his first smash album, Live at the Apollo. Here he is with the Famous Flames on that night performing “I Don’t Mind.”
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.
CNN/Screen captureAdd Witness Tampering to Trump's List of Possible CrimesAfter perceived threats, Michael Cohen has backed out of testifying before congress.
The White House/FlickrThe Shutdown Has Crashed Through Trump's Previous Floor of SupportThe president's approval numbers have finally fallen below forty percent.
iStockA Connection Between the Moscow Tower and the Trump Tower MeetingSome of the same people were involved in both negotiations.