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

rmt5 in MA Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 12:27 PM
Barack Obama is ALL about getting votes. Does it seem reasonable that he would risk angering 50,000 people who planned their vacations around the Dem Convention? Those 50,000 do NOT exist.......that's why the change.

CHARLOTTE, NC - In fairness, 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...