Political Animal


January 07, 2013 8:00 AM Daylight Video

By Ed Kilgore

Was watching Sixty Minutes piece last night about the decline of newspapers (focusing on the New Orleans Times-Picayune) and got nostalgic for the old days and their ambivalent joys. Here’s Joe Jackson performing “Sunday Papers” in 1980.

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.


  • punaise on January 07, 2013 12:38 PM:

    great song, hadn't heard that one for a while