2012 Democratic National Convention

Look, it's not as though we didn't already know that Fox News ambush specialist Jesse Watters is a major-league wanker. I mean, c'mon: Stalking bloggers on their vacations? Really? But this takes the cake. Priscilla at Newshounds digs up Read more...
Someone needs to tell Joe Walsh to "get a job" where it doesn't include lying to his constituents on a daily basis. Hate monger and deadbeat dad Rep. Joe Walsh decided to lay into activist Sandra Fluke for her appearance at the Democratic National Convention this week, and apparently he's not aware that she was not asking for the government to pay for anyone's birth control, or her own. Read more...
Susie Sampson went to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte for the Tea Party Report and found, of course, plenty of evil liberals to interview, including John Kerry. But of far greater import, of course, were the Tea Partiers who Read more...
From Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: At the Democratic National Convention, "James Taylor" debuts "Romney & Bain" - his parody of the classic "Fire & Rain." Read more...
President Obama's acceptance speech to the DNC last night was bound to be a disappointment in a lot of ways, because the buildup (especially Michelle Obama's speech, followed by Bill Clinton's) was so sensational that he had almost no chance of Read more...

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There isn't much to say about Gabrielle Giffords' appearance last night to lead the Democratic National Convention in the Pledge of Allegiance. The moment speaks for itself. From the Arizona Republic: n what brought delegates to their feet Read more...
Leave it to Stephen Colbert to make a mockery of Republicans for their claim that President Obama and the Democrats only moved President Obama's speech indoors because they supposedly would not have been able to fill the stadium where they were Read more...
From this Thursday evening's The Daily Show, Jon Stewart was still reviewing some highlights from the prior evening and Bill Clinton's extremely long, but fact-filled convention speech. After giving Clinton a ribbing for "having more false endings Read more...
Watch the president's speech -- and the accompanying DNC speeches -- live here. Then talk amongst yourselves! Read more...
From this Thursday evening's Democratic National Convention, this is what you call a barn-burner folks. Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm brought down the house with her passionate speech thanking President Obama for saving the auto industry Read more...