So for the penultimate time, I’m taking a blogging break before returning tonight for convention live-blogging. And tonight, of course, I’m looking forward greatly to Bill Clinton’s speech placing Obama’s name in nomination. Could be and should be a real barnburner. See you back later.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.