Shouts & Murmurs - Live Buzz from the D.N.C.:

Dem gadfly James Carville’s impromptu speech in the convention-center lobby said by one witness to be “spellbinding; too bad nobody could understand him!”…

Birkenstock firm fifty-dollar bid said to win nod as official leisure footwear of the 2012 Dem convention; no other shoemaker in the running…

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A tribute to Senator Kennedy 

The DNC will soon begin! It’s surreal to watch CNN speculate about the messages of the speeches and the keynote, after spending the last several days dissecting and rehearsing these speeches over and over again. Enjoy the show! Right now I am NONSTOP in rehearsals with the big boys and the powerhouse ladies. It’s a madhouse of passion over here, but we’re feeling great! #dnc #dnc2012 #demconvention #politics @demconvention #charlotte2012 (Taken with Instagram)

BREAKING: Philadelphia, PA has been selected as the site of the 2016 Democratic National Convention. #2016DNC #2016Elections

The Democrats are going to Philly. The GOP already decided on Cleveland.

BREAKING: Philadelphia, PA will host the 2016 @DemConvention. #DNC #DNC2016 #2016Elections #2016Dems #2016DNC

— Justin Gibson (@JGibsonDem)

February 12, 2015

Report: Philadelphia wins bid to host 2016 Democratic National Convention - @CNNPolitics

— Breaking Politics (@breakingpol)

February 12, 2015

The DNC says the convention will be the week of July 25, 2016, in Philadelphia

— Yahoo News (@YahooNews)

February 12, 2015

Democrats settle on Philadelphia as site of 2016 convention

First on CNN: Philadelphia wins bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention -