As Justin mentioned, the life and career of Danny Gans has become a source of fascination for some of the City Room since his untimely death last Friday. Having never visited Vegas, I'd never encountered his towering billboards and had no idea who he was.
I am back at work today staring at the water reclamation plant across the street daydreaming about deadlines, delegates and blog posts. I feel like I might have post traumatic convention disorder. I haven't had a good night's sleep since I got back home.
We have a speaker at the Xcel Center! Our first and only IL speaker at the podium! Quick, get on the buses, let's definitely get out the troops to support our only representative! Hello? Anybody home? I guess not.