Miami in the hunt for 2016 Democratic convention – MiamiHerald.com

Miami in the hunt for 2016 Democratic conventionMiamiHerald.comBy Doug Hanks. [email protected] Miami announced on Friday it would pursue the Democratic National Convention in 2016, an event expected to require double…

Nashville will apply to host Democratic National Convention – Nashville Business Journal (blog)

Nashville will apply to host Democratic National ConventionNashville Business Journal (blog)Nashville officials will take up an offer from the Democratic National Committee to apply to host the party’s 2016 nominating…

Gun Control Fails In Senate, Harry Reid, Heidi Heitkamp Lets Dems Down

Gun Control: expanded background checks fail to pass in the Senate. Democrats, you can thank Harry Reid, who once again let the party down and allowed himself to be wuss…

Scottie Hughes On Piers Morgan Is Hot Republican Woman At DNC

If you follow Zennie62.com, you’ll remember the woman I referred to as the “hot republican woman” who was saying all of those silly things about Michelle Obama after her speech…

Long Florida Voting Lines Filled With Unlikely Voters

“Likely voters.” You know the term. It’s for people who pollsters think are most likely to show up at the polls, even in Florida. The trouble is most of the…

NY Marathon Puts Congresswoman Carolyn Mahoney In Bind

New York Congresswoman Carolyn Mahoney, who this blogger met at the Democratic National Convention,and was kind enough to provide this interview.. …side-stepped MSNBC’s Martin Bashir’s question regarding the New York…

“Patriot Update” Woman With Annoying View Of Michelle Obama

In the video, she was referred to as “hot,” which this blogger stands by, but the other story is she does not appear on the website of the Patriot Update…

Oakland’s Mario Juarez and SF’s Rev. Amos Brown At DNC 2012

While at the Democratic National Convention, this blogger made a point of seeking out members of the California Delegation to talk to whenever possible. Mario Juarez, who I’m backing for…

Clarence Page Talks Obama, Romney, DNC, RNC with Zennie62

The neat thing about the Democratic National Convention is it allows one the ability to meet some of the legendary journalists and political figures of our time – take Clarence…

TechCrunch Disrupt SF: Livebolt Wins Hack, But Judges Blow

Congrats to Livebolt, The TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon winner. The original plan for this blogger didn’t include TechCrunch Disrupt SF because of family obligations after the Democratic National Convention. But all…

Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively Get Married After Green Lantern

Looking back, The Green Lantern movie is what brought the flick’s stars Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively together and to the point of getting married, as they reportedly did over…

Norman Mineta Reflects On Clinton’ Speech At The Democratic National Convention

The Honorable Norman Mineta is someone who’s name you may have heard of if you live in San Jose because the local airport is named after him. The legendary cabinet…

Rep. Barbara Lee: “I Feel An Excitement And Sense Of Urgency” At DNC 2012

Congresswoman Barbara Lee, our great California 9th Congressional District Representative, said she felt an “excitement and sense of urgency” in getting out the Democratic Party’s message not just at the…

Interview With Rev. Jesse Jackson At DNC 2008 And DNC 2012

At the 2008 Democratic National Convention, this blogger was blessed with the chance to interview the legendary Reverend Jesse Jackson just before the DNC was set to nominate then-Senator Barack…

Victoria Jackson Of Saturday Night Live Crashes DNC

As this blogger was heading to Time Warner Center for the final night of the Democratic National Convention, a woman passed by who had some kind of Bible verse written…

Chicago Police Give Robberies Low Priority

Keywords: Chicago Police District 4, South Side, armed robbery, gunpoint, Democratic National Convention, Office of Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Zennie, Mom, Masked Man, DNC Zennie Abraham As this blogger was covering…

Michelle Obama Speech: DNC 2012 Delegates Share Opinions

Michelle Obama, The First Lady, gave a speech for the ages. Undoubtedly you read somewhere that the Democratic National Convention Delegates were happy, cheering, and crying. Well, what’s great about…

Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland, Mass Rep. Barney Frank: DNC 2012

I talked with Ohio Governor (actually former Governor, but protocol says call him Gov, still) Ted Strickland just after his rousing speech at the Democratic National Convention. Walking as we…

Democratic National Convention 2012 Number One In Google Trends, Social Media

The search term “Democratic National Convention 2012” is number one in Google Trends as of this writing on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012. And according to SocialMention, the website app which…

DNC 2012: Charlotte and Hickory, NC, Should Fire Rude, Bullying Cops

Hickory, North Carolina should fire the police officers stationed at 3rd and Tryon Street, at 1:30 AM, Wednesday, September 5th, 2012. I left the CNN Grill at about 1:05 AM,…

Michelle Obama: DNC 2012 Podium Tuesday Schedule Features First Lady

This is Tuesday’s schedule of events at Time Warner Center for the Democratic National Convention for Tuesday, September 4th. Some of the highlights include the Call to Order by The…

Gallup Polls: No Bounce After Republican Convention

Mitt Romney can thank Clint Eastwood. Gallup, the legendary polling organization, reported no bounce for the GOP Presidential Pick after last week’s Republican National Convention. And of all media accounts,…

At DNC Convention, youth, minority voting is the focus (#DNC2012)

Unlike the RNC, the DNC Convention (coverage sponsored by Tout.com) is known for its diversity. And what drives the fact that this cultural stew tastes so good to so many…

Democratic National Convention, Charlotte, full of excited people

It doesn’t matter where they come from: New York, Tennessee, California, or right here in North Carolina, the delegates attending the Democratic National Convention (coverage sponsored by Tout.com) are an…

Zennie Abraham on the way to DNC 2012

The Democratic National Convention is under way, and as of this writing it’s 5:58 AM EST in Charlotte, North Carolina. My collegue Gardner Loulan of Tout (Zennie62 at DNC 2012…

Oakland News: Alex Miller-Cole News; Lynette McElhaney Walks In D3 Race

In this Oakland News, the Oakland City Council District Three Race is heating up. First, Alex Miller-Cole, considered an upstart by some, scored two key endorsements that have changed the…

Zennie62.com Credentialed For Democratic National Convention 2012

Yep! Zennie62.com has been credentialed for the 2012 Democratic National Convention, and for the second time in four years! In 2008, Zennie62.com was called “Zennie’s Zeitgeist” and was one of…

Zennie62 On YouTube Tops 39 Million Views

After six years and over 2,000 videos covering politics, news, sports, tech, pop culture, and everyplace from The Oscars to The Super Bowl and the Democratic National Convention, as well…

Tech Bloggers, Politics Bloggers, Comics Bloggers Wanted At Zennie62.com

Zennie62.com is growing and now on WordPress, moved from Blogger.com. And while we like using Blogger, WordPress signals our objective of building a large blog system, similar to Demand Media…

Black War On Obama? No. Just Tavis Smiley and Cornell West

When I met and talked to Professor Cornell West and Talk Show Host Tavis Smiley at the 2008 Democratic National Convention, the concern then was, as Professor West put it,…