49 years ago today, the Dave Clark Five released its movie, “Catch Us If You Can” (renamed “Having a Wild Weekend”) in the US. Here’s the title track. These guys were very briefly as ubiquitous a British Invasion presence as You Know Who.

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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.