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breakingnews:

Tropical Storm Isaac getting better organized in Atlantic
Tropical Storm Isaac is currently centered about 210 miles east of Guadeloupe with maximum sustained winds near 45 mph. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Isaac is expected to strengthen and could become a hurricane by Thursday.Some computer models show Isaac striking Florida, including the Tampa Bay area, during next week’s Republican National Convention in Tampa, The Associated Press reports.Photo: NOAA satellite image

Anyone remember the 2008 Republican National Convention and Hurricane Gustav? -BdM

breakingnews:

Tropical Storm Isaac getting better organized in Atlantic

Tropical Storm Isaac is currently centered about 210 miles east of Guadeloupe with maximum sustained winds near 45 mph. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Isaac is expected to strengthen and could become a hurricane by Thursday.

Some computer models show Isaac striking Florida, including the Tampa Bay area, during next week’s Republican National Convention in Tampa, The Associated Press reports.

Photo: NOAA satellite image

Anyone remember the 2008 Republican National Convention and Hurricane Gustav? -BdM

“I have never understood self-deportation and what the governor (Mitt Romney) has presented as a policy," said Rubio. "It’s not a policy. It’s an observation of what people will do in a country that’s enforcing its immigration laws.”

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., comments on immigration and Mitt Romney’s self-deportation policy.

Trivia Time!

A Friday thank you to Gregg Sangillo!

In what congressional district is Walt Disney World located?

Update: Florida 8 is correct.