Daylight Video

It’s the 89th anniversary of the beginning of the Dayton, Tennessee, Scopes “Monkey Trial.” We haven’t come as far since then as you might imagine, eh?

Here are the Rolling Stones performing “Monkey Man” in Oakland in 1994.

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.