It’s April Fool’s Day, so we’ll have some foolish songs today. Here’s Etta James with “Seven Day Fool,” which is a whole lotta fool. It was recorded in 1961.

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.