I kind-a chuckled earlier in the week when I saw an Obama watching party advertised at the Lakewood Theater —I guess I underestimated the amount of nationwide fervor that the Democratic National Convention would generate. Last night, watching the show, I realized that "watching parties" big and small were taking place around the U.S., in Times Square, for example. No matter what your political beliefs, you have to admit the production was rather remarkable. Here’s a report from the Lakewood Theater party.

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