6 September 2012
The Democratic National Convention wraps up today with President Obama's speech.
On the second night, Bill Clinton offered a full-throated defence of Obama that got high-marks from the pundits. It was a long and rather wonky speech that often departed from his prepared remarks.
The RNC convention bounce was small but that's somewhat to be expected in today's partisan environment.
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Josh Krashaar says that after Obama the Dems have a dearth of plausible party leaders.
In a mass knife fight to the death between every US president, who would win and why?
EJ Dionne loved Michelle Obama's speech
Obama's speech is today. Biden will introduce him.
Trivia: Who was the oldest president to take office?
Answer to last week's trivia: 1968
Fun Fact: only John F. Kennedy and William Howard Taft are buried in Arlington National Cemetary.
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