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Hope'n'Change of Venue: DNC Reportedly Considering a Move for Obama Due to Nonexistent 'Severe Weather'

tlukowski Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 11:08 AM
The current forecast is for a 40% chance of rain and thunderstorms so it's beginning to look like we won't get the satisfaction of seeing the stadium half full (or is that half empty?).

Remember the 2008 Democratic National Convention? Then-Senator Obama had no problem attracting a stadium of 84,000 enthralled supporters for his acceptance speech, a speech filled with soaring promises of change and assurances that yes, we can. Ah, the glory days.

But as the Boss said, they will indeed pass you by.

Cut to Charlotte 2012, where the DNC is reportedly mulling a move from the 74,000-capacity Bank of America Stadium (or Panther Stadium, if you're a squeamish Democrat), where President Obama's acceptance speech was initially scheduled to take place, back to the Time Warner Cable Arena with the...