The Washington Times - August 27, 2008, 02:55PM

Political conventions are weird places where political magic happens — where strange and silly things can happen. Leave it to Dave Barry to capture that magic in a column detailing a journey across the convention floor in Denver.

“The transformation of Joe Biden is one of the best story lines at this convention. A week ago, people would sprint from the room when Joe entered for fear he would start a sentence that might not end until Halloween. Now, suddenly, he is a towering stud muffin of charisma.”

Read his full column at National Journal’s convention-coverage Web site.


Stephen Dinan, national political correspondent, The Washington Times