That’s it for Friday. Kathleen Geier will be in for Weekend Blogging tomorrow. Let’s close with one more Muddy Waters tune, appropriate for Happy Hour, at least in Washington and Colorado: “Champagne and Reefer.”
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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.