For no reason other than its morning theme, here are those darlings of the electric folk movement, Steeleye Span, performing an abbreviated version of the traditional tune “Lark in the Morning” in 1971.

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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.