Three things about the DNC:
1. All the other networks have coverage of the convention, but C-SPAN has the actual convention. The only thing better would be pulling raw network feeds with one of those giant satellite dishes. Note that I didn't say being there.
in Boston have had about enough of the traffic, media circus and assorted hassles.
2. I keep hoping to see Jessamyn
in the crowd shots.
3. Just like it might be a good time to reread 'The Boys on the Bus
' and 'Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72
,' it might also be a good time to revisit P.J. O'Rourke's essay about national party conventions from 'Parliament of Whores