For no particular reason, other than it’s officially summer and summer makes me crave slide guitar music, here’s Sonny Landreth performing “Zydeco Shuffle.”

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.