- Stephen Green | Aug 17, 2020 11:06 PM est
I am in physical pain.
When Michelle Obama finally showed some of that empathy she demanded the rest of us proles show and finally ended her Casto-length harangue, the DNC cut to a big-ass Zoom multicast of a bunch of losers applauding to their own laptop screens.
The Marquis de Sade ximself never devised a torture so exquisite.
- Stephen Green | Aug 17, 2020 10:54 PM est
There is none of that to be found in tonight's production, and likely won't be going forward.
The Republican convention will suffer from the same drawback, but there is a difference.
What the Dems are selling requires exuberant crowds of people who aren't thinking too clearly about the longterm.
That's a very difficult sell to make when staring into a webcam, sitting in front of a green screen.