So the Republican are holding a national convention. I'm too busy with the campaign to pay any attention to it.
And I know I am not alone. Lots of people are tuning this one out and will tune out the Democratic wingding next week as well. Here's Ed Kilgore on the demise of these quadrennial circuses. This week's speeches are just entertainment for
And what's the profit in broadcasting that? Not much, the networks have determined.
That would be okay with me and probably with most of us. Meanwhile, I see Hurricane Issac is banging the Gulf Coast. Perhaps someone might notice that these things are ill-timed.