Mick Jagger turned 72 yesterday. I know I’ve posted this before, but it really is the quintessential Jagger, with a little help from Ry Cooder: “Memo From Turner,” from the 1970 movie Performance.

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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.