Political Animal


September 17, 2012 8:20 AM Daylight Video

By Ed Kilgore

So yesterday I came down with some sort of flu-like malady, which included an all-night delusional dream that something incredibly decisive had happened in the presidential contest. Imagine my chagrin when I finally got up and saw pretty much the same old news.

So here’s Iron & Wine performing Fever Dream.

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.


  • Dredd on September 17, 2012 8:48 AM:

    I noticed the same thing in protest songs of the 21st Century.

  • c u n d gulag on September 17, 2012 8:53 AM:

    Feel better, Ed.

    Sneeze on CRAPTCHA before you do, though.

  • KK on September 17, 2012 9:10 AM:

    Might be the same thing Ben Jacobs had all weekend...

  • Andrew long on September 18, 2012 2:00 AM:

    Whoa. You were right.