Bring That Week Back: Republican National Convention Edition

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  • Republican National Convention, Baratunde Thurston
  • Ron Paul, Republican National Convention
  • Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney, Republican National Convention
  • Ann Romney, Mitt Romney, Republican National Convention
  • Republican National Convention, Patricia Carroll, CNN
  • Mia Love, Republican National Convention
  • Condoleezza Rice, Republican National Convention
  • Paul Ryan, Republican National Convention
  • Clint Eastwood, Republican National Convention

RNC's Unofficial Black Attendance Record

RNC delegates throw peanuts at a Black CNN camerawoman, Ann Romney shows Mitt's lovable side, Clint Eastwood has a chat with an empty chair, plus more. – Britt Middleton

The RNC historically had been conservative and largely white, but for 2012, at least, folks could keep track of the number of Blacks in attendance, thanks to comedian Baratunde Thurston's "#negrospotting" hash tag on Twitter this week. (Photo: Courtesy of Democracy Now!)