A half-century ago today, Bob Dylan recorded “Like a Rolling Stone.” Here he is discussing and performing this epochal song in Martin Scorcese’s film No Direction Home.

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.