Has there been a lot of unrest in Minneapolis over this? I haven't seen much national coverage of this, and I'm surprised by that.
As of 2/28/05: 101 pounds since December 7, 2004 OFFICIAL THREE-MONTH COUNT: 112 pounds on March 9, 2005 OFFICIAL SIX-MONTH COUNT: 142 pounds on June 8, 2005 OFFICIAL ONE YEAR COUNT: 187 pounds on December 7, 2005 As of 2/27/06: 202 pounds "I've lost a heavyweight" As of 7/31/06: 224 pounds
Let's say that Dean is the nominee. Typically the Dem's select a VP who will help them in a region of a country that the Pres. nominee is weak in or that shores up a part of the party uncomfortable with the Pres. nominee.