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Aww: Obama's Acceptance Speech Moved Indoors, Due to "Weather"

John1420 Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 11:59 AM
Only an idiot speaks outside in a thuderstorm. cancelling is smart and safe.
Publius4254 Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 12:05 PM
Canceling more than 24 hours before the event, when there is only a 30% (if that) chance of inclement weather? Tell us one we'll believe.
Michael2802 Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 12:03 PM
Keep buying that KOOL AID JOHN!! If that was the case fool....they would never had booked in the first place in CLT in the Summer...sorry try again!! You lose...he could not fill it....and 30 percent is nothing....
PecosPete.38 Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 12:02 PM
Duh, John. The weather report is fair & sunny in Charlotte. It's all about Empty Seat Syndrome. As Gov Christie would ask, "Are you stupid?"
LeishaC Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 12:02 PM
Only a kool-aid swilling imbecile buys the idea that it was moved because of weather.

CHARLOTTE, NC - In fairness, Weather.com does forecast a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms tomorrow night, but I was told by convention organizers just yesterday that if it were just an issue of rain, the show would go on as planned.  Alas, the fractional threat of thunderstorms -- and more alarmingly for Team Obama, empty seats -- forced the DNC to pull the plug:
 

President Obama's acceptance speech has been moved from the Bank of America Stadium to the Time Warner Cable Arena, Democrats announced Wednesday. Democrats blamed "severe weather forecasts" for the move...