Daylight Video

Another day of multiple musical birthdays. Here’s Teddy Pendergrass, born on this day in 1950, performing “Wake Up Everybody” with Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes on Soul Train.

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.