Courtney Love is 51 today. One of the great things about being as detached from popular culture as I was in the 90s is that I heard Hole’s performance of “Celebrity Skin” and had no clue about their lead singer’s back story, which helped me like the song. Here’s the music video.
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.
Beto O'Rourke/FlickrThe O'Rourke Strategy For Political Realignment in the SouthHe ended the downward spiral that had engulfed Democrats in Texas.