Eric Burdon was born on this day in 1941. I’ve featured a fair amount of his music before, so I may reach here for some more obscure stuff. Here’s the Animals performing “Blue Feeling” from the 1964 kids-going-wild romp, Get Yourself a College Girl. I actually saw this in an actual movie theater, God help me.
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.
Gage Skidmore/FlickrWhy Are Conservatives So Threatened by the 1619 Project?It challenges the way their entire worldview is constructed.
FOX 10 Phoenix/YouTube Screen CaptureThe Attorney General Takes on District Attorneys and They Fight BackBarr harkens back to the failed "tough on crime" approach, while DAs are getting smart on crime.