Joe Cocker was born on this day 71 years ago; he died just last December. Here he is performing “She Came In Through the Bathroom Window” with Leon Russell in 1970 from the great movie Mad Dogs and Englishmen.

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.