Bling

You always hear about the fashion at political conventions and from what I saw this week,  it can be divided into three categories. The good, the bad and the bling… The good could be a reference to the state delegation gear. Here is the Texas delegation all suited up in matching shirts and hats. The… More Bling

The Morning After

Having stayed up most of the night before reveling with our fellow conventioneers, the long schlog home from Cleveland, was just that. Looong. I had big plans to grab a nap for the first leg of our very full Southwest flight, and plopped down in a middle seat so Cliff could have the coveted aisle. Must… More The Morning After

A Very Late Night

Sharing a few pics from our very late night in Cleveland.  Not sure where they came from because my phone died about half way through Ivanka Trump’s speech! Don’t ask about the banner…it was liberated before it hit the dumpster. Lots of Okie friends having fun on the plaza post convention!!! This guy! Mayor of… More A Very Late Night

Day 3. Part One

Day three got off to a roaring start when we missed the bus to our delegation lunch. Thank goodness for Uber! Interestingly enough, our Uber driver happened to be a Slovenian immigrant. Significant, because Melania Trump is Slovenian and the community of Slovenian immigrants in Cleveland is the largest outside of the country itself.  Who knew! According to… More Day 3. Part One

Day 2

So here is what I know. There is no rest for the weary at a Republican National Convention.   The senator headed out early to hear Governor Scott Walker speak at a breakfast. Evidently, each day is packed with speakers and special events and more speakers but yesterday, the buses taking us to and from… More Day 2