2008 Republican National Convention

The Republican National Convention was held September 1-4, 2008CE
at the Xcel Energy Center in downtown St. Paul, MN.

I covered the event for KFAI-FM, Fresh Air Radio. Over the four days of the convention, I recorded 40 interviews, some of which went out on the radio, and the rest were posted on LiveJournal. All of them, and my other political reporting, are collected on the Shockwave Radio Theater Audio Page.
In this picture gallery, I've linked the pictures of interviewees with their interview when available.

Thumbs cropped different than main picture. Surprise!

All pictures taken by Baron Dave Romm except the ones he's in. Corrections encouraged.
A more full description is in the annotation of the larger picture. Click on the thumbnail.
Pictures are in chronological order. Best way to view the gallery is to start with the first main picture and continue through, following the flow of the event.

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RNC08 Gallery A | RNC08 Gallery B | RNC08 Gallery C

2008 Republican National Convention : 1-90 | 91-180 | 181-265

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MSNBC Pavillion
 
Fund Education, Not Occupation 1
 
Fund Education, Not Occupation 2
 
Talk Show Row 1
 
Talk Show Row 2
 
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Andrew Purcell
interview
 
Joanne Biddle
interview
 
Riz Khan
interview
 
Baron Dave and Riz Khan
 
Steve Myers
interview
 
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Bruce Hanson
interview
 
Herb Brooks Statue
 
Street Vendor
 
CodePink 1
intrerview with Nina Klooster
 
CodePink 2
 
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CodePink 3
 
CodePink 4
 
CodePink 5
 
CodePink 6
 
CodePink 7
 
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Pro-Life Meeting
 
Wednesday: Civic Fest 1
 
Dan Bredermeier 2
 
Apollo Fuhriman 3
interview
 
Civic Fest 4
 
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Civic Fest 5
 
Air Force One 6
 
FDR Limo 7
 
FDR Limo 8
 
Ronald Reagan Limo 9
 
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Judy Morneau 10
interview
 
Eagle Center 11
 
Eagle Center 12
 
Eagle Center 13
 
Eagle Center 14
 
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Eagle Center 15
 
Lincoln Exhibit 16
 
Sales Table 17
 
UPS Trucks 18
 
Presidential Cut-Outs 19
 
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Capitol Report 20
 
Peter Fleischhacker 21
interview
 
T-Shirts 22
 
Just Right Tees 23
 
Drill Here, Drill Now 24
 
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Michael Krull 25
interview
 
Old Timey Band 26
 
White House 27
 
First Lady Inaugural Dresses 28
 
First Lady Inaugural Dresses 29
 
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Civic Fest Press Room 30
 
Humana Bicycles
interview Dvorchak and Mudd
 
Free Wheel Tracking
 
Street Musician
 
Peanuts Characters in Bronze
 
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Ron Paul Supporters
Xtreme Free Speech Zone 1
 
Headed To Hell 2
 
CodePink 3
 
"Bring Them Home"
 
CodePink 5
 
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CodePink 6
 
CodePink 7
 
Joshua Woronwicki 8
interview
 
Bicycle Police 9
 
DVD 10
 
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"Obey Jesus" 11
 
Larry Sinclair 12
interview
 
Rice Park Fountain 13
 
Interview 14
 
Office of Blame 15
 
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Media Room at the RNC 1
 
Media Room at the RNC 2
 
Greg Woodbridge
interview
 
Jason Lewis
 
Bartcop Sticker
 
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Talk Show Row
 
Orrin Hatch Being Interviewed
 
Talk Show Row
 
DaveyD
interview
 
Air America
 
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Texans
 
Entry to RNC 1
 
Entry to RNC 2
 
Entry to RNC 3
 
Entry to RNC 4
 
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"Falun Dafa is Good" 5
 
Entry to RNC 6
 
MSNBC Pavillion
 
"Down With The King"
 
Xtreme Free Speech Zone
 
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