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#GOP2012 final night: Get ready for Gingrich, Rubio, Eastwood and – of course – Romney

Posted by: ST on August 30, 2012 at 6:14 pm » 7 Comments

It’s the last night – the biggest one of the GOP Convention, where Mitt Romney will formally accept the Republican nomination for President.  Here’s tonight’s line-up of speakers: 7 p.m. • Convention convenes • Call to order • Introduction of Colors US Central Command Joint Forces Color Guard Team • Pledge of Allegiance by Dylan […]

 

(Video) A moving tribute to fallen warriors

Posted by: Phineas on August 30, 2012 at 2:05 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Via Michael Yon, here’s video from the New Zealand Defence Force of members of the 2/1 Battalion enacting a Maori haka to honor comrades killed by an IED trap in Afghanistan: From the description posted by the NZDF: Haka is used throughout New Zealand by many, not only M?ori, to demonstrate their […]

 

USA Today

Posted by: ST on August 30, 2012 at 8:40 am » Comments Off

Ratings: Ann Romney, Chris Christie draw 22.3M TV viewers 

 

WSJ

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Girl Power! Condoleezza Rice Hits Obama Policies

 

NPR

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Winning: Transcript: Rep. Paul Ryan’s Convention Speech

 

Fox News

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RNC 2012: Speculation swirls around GOP convention mystery guest

 

Reuters

Posted by: ST on August 30, 2012 at 8:38 am » Comments Off

Poll: Republican convention helps Romney pull even with Obama

 

#OWS activist confirms #DNC2012 demonstrators will try to occupy Frazier Park

Posted by: ST on August 30, 2012 at 8:30 am » 15 Comments

The Charlotte Observer reports this morning something I have long suspected the influx of demonstrators coming into the city next week for the convention will try and do – occupy Frazier Park in uptown. The article centers around the “housing needs” of professional demonstrators and other various marchers as they prepare to converge in just a […]