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Hot Air: Fresh From Philly

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The Pencil’s Cathi Crabtree, reporting directly from Philadelphia, in whose Brotherly Loving precincts she and her delegate-mates have just arrived, sends along this sked from the state’s Convention delegation:

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I suppose the 5:00pm event is the ritual loosening up of delegates by means of free hors d’oeuvres and booze. Looks like the 7:00pm thing will offer more of the same. Plus, isn’t “hospitality table” code for open bar?

Man, I hope Cathi, Martha & Jeanne packed an ample supply of Tylenol. There promise to be three oversized heads in their shared hotel room early tomorrow morning.

Natch, Cathi’s first act in Philly is to show the town what a Hudsucker Posse hoop wiggler looks like. Here she is, outside her hotel:

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Stick right here, babies, there’s tons more to come as The Pencil covers the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia through the eyes and ears of CC this week.

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