Pioneer rock-and-roll drummer Honey Lantree of the Honeycombs turns 72 today. Here’s the band with their big hit from 51 years ago, “Have I the Right.”

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.