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 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.
European University Institute/FlickrRIP RBG. Now End the Filibuster. Add States to the Union. Expand the Courts.by David AtkinsThe moral imperative to save our democracy from minority rule could not be clearer.
Jim Brekke/icensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0Why Are Both Trump and Biden Visiting Northern Minnesota?Here are some of the issues that will bring the candidates to the land of 10,000 lakes.