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I’m in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the first part of this week, a city dominated by Huey Long’s State Capitol Building, where he was assassinated in 1935.

Here’s Huey with Ina Ray Hutton, who performs his anthem, “Every Man a King” with the Kingfish looking on.

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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.