Charles had to do some media appearances this morning, so let’s warm up with a video. It’s what would have been the 78th birthday for pop troubadour Roger Miller, who instead died back in 1992, Here he is in 1983 performing the supremely ridiculous “Dang Me” on Austin City Lights.

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.