I was going to feature the B-52s in commemoration of Kate Pierson’s birthday yesterday, but the news this morning has sent me in a different direction: Bob Marley and the Wailers performing “Burnin’ and Lootin’” in 1976.

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.