Don Wilson, one of the founders of the Ventures, is 78 today. Here they are performing “Slaughter on 10th Avenue” in 1966 in Japan, where they were a bigger deal than the Beatles.
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.
The White House/FlickrHouse Democrats Are Failing to Protect Farmers from TrumpThe administration is letting agribusiness monopolies run amok. Where is the congressional oversight?