For no good reason other than a serendipitous mood, here’s the Tedeschi Trucks Band performing “Same Old Blues” just a few weeks ago in Paris.

Ed Kilgore

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.