Every day seems to be a bad news day for the President — today, yesterday, the day before. . . Rick Perlstein comments–and points out the anniversary of the Watergate break-in this week.
plus Jonathan Lethem on Bob Dylan‘s Nobel speech and the new anthology Shake It Up: Great American Writing on Rock.
and Larry Tye talks about how Bobby Kennedy brought together the white working class with people of color in 1968–something we need today. His new book is Bobby Kennedy: The making of a liberal icon.