Daylight Video

June Carter Cash was born on this day 86 years ago. Here she is in 1985 singing the bluegrass standard “I Never Will Marry” pretty convicingly, even though she did marry three times, the third time (to Johnny Cash) for 35 years.

Ed Kilgore

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.