Woke up in a coughing fit, and though I’m reasonably sure my ailment is not tuberculosis, figured I’d start the day with Van Morrison’s “T.B. Sheets,” since there are a limited number of cool songs devoted to respiratory distress.
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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