Shut Out of the Convention: Obama is moving his speech tomorrow to a venue one-third the size, to avoid the rain, but that means about 40,000 people who had tickets to see the president can't get in. "The move may not play so well for Team Obama... in a state that is definitely in the toss-up column for November," says Politico.
We're Going to Rebuild a Neighborhood: City council approves replacing Yesler Terrace—its oldest central housing project—with towers and a mixed-income, mixed-use neighborhood on First Hill. The population will increase tenfold.
Shitty Conduit: Did anybody else catch Fox News's Greta Van Susteren interviewing Democrats after last night's convention speeches? Because all she wanted to talk about Dems removing the word "God" from their platform. Who decided to remove it? Do candidates care? They don't care? Is the platform meaningless? Don't they realize how angrrrrry that will make Greta van Susteren? In related news, CNN would be vastly improved with a robust absence of Wolf Blitzer.