George Clinton is 74 today. Washingtonians need no introduction to him. Here is the ultimate Parliament/Funkadelic anthem: “P. Funk (Wants to Get Funked Up)”.
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.
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