Corey Glover, best known as the lead singer of Living Colour, is 50 today.

Regular readers know I love me some Funk Metal. Here’s Living Colour on Letterman performing “Ignorance Is Bliss,” yet another alternative national anthem.

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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.