Daylight Video

It’s Friday the 13th. Watch out for ladders, black cats and mirrors. Here’s Melvin & the Blue Notes (featuring, of course, Teddy Pendergrass) performing “Bad Luck” in 1975.

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.