Political Animal


June 10, 2012 8:03 AM Daylight Video

By Ed Kilgore

A Sunday blues song: Janis Joplin performing “Work Me, Lord” at Woodstock. Still mesmerizing after all these years.

Ed Kilgore is a contributing writer to the Washington Monthly. He is managing editor for The Democratic Strategist and a senior fellow at the Progressive Policy Institute. Find him on Twitter: @ed_kilgore.


  • schtick on June 10, 2012 11:41 AM:

    She was one of my favs and I loved her Mercedes Benz. Too many talents from that time let the booze and drugs get the best of them.