Political Animal


May 06, 2013 8:35 AM Daylight Video

By Ed Kilgore

Some intense wakeup music: Ian Hunter (with Mick Ronson) performing “The Truth, the Whole Truth, Nothing But the Truth” in 1975. Funny: Hunter and Ronson forming a (short-lived) band together was, in my world at the time, as big a deal as any election.

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.


  • sgetti on May 06, 2013 9:54 AM:

    Yes, back then many of us were all the young dudes. "Once Bitten,Twice Shy" would be nice for a wrap-up today.