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…

From Renaissance SouthPark Charlotte Hotel To DNC 2012 Thursday

The fun of video-blogging is being able to capture life as it progresses – in this case, from the Renaissance SouthPark Charlotte Hotel To DNC 2012 for the final day,…

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Interview On Obama At DNC 2012

While walking to the area where the California Delegation sat at the Democratic National Convention, this blogger spotted Oakland Mayor Jean Quan sitting next to and talking with Oakland City…

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…

Serena Williams Wins 4th U.S. Open In Dramatic Fashion

Thanks to a lot of WOOOS, by Victoria Azarenka, the World’s Number One Tennis Player, it looked like Serena Williams was going to lose the 2012 U.S. Open Tennis Final.…

Gloria Allred, Ohio Rep Dennis Kucinich At DNC 2012

While the Democratic National Convention was three days ago (sponsored by Tout.com), this blogger still has a lot of content from it coming, like these interviews with famed civil rights…

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…

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…

Michelle Obama Rules Twitter After Epic Speech

Ok, this blogger is just recovering from the hangover from being front stage for First Lady Michelle Obama’s epic speech. You have to see the videos I captured. People were…

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…

John Legend Closes Out Great DNC 2012 Monday

Wow. Ok, this blogger thought he wasn’t going to enjoy the day – just work through it in the bowls of Charlotte’s giant Convention Center. Well, that didn’t happen. (Zennie62…

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…

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…

CNN Grill at DNC 2012: Vida Mexican Kitchen y Cantina in the EpiCentre

The CNN Grill, the Cable News Network’s practice of taking over a local restaurant and producing live TV show segments from it, continues at both the Republican National Convention and…