Paul McCartney was knighted on this day in 1997. So let’s do a few of his tunes. Here is he performing a fine song from Rubber Soul, “I’m Looking Through You,” at Hyde Park in 2010.
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.
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