A look at the day's political happenings, including the Republican National Convention keynote speaker revealed and Stephen Colbert offers some "praise" for Mitt Romney's VP choice.
This is -- no joke -- how Sarah Palin began her speech to the tea partiers: "I am so proud to be an American. Thank you so much for being here tonight. Do you love your freedom?" She then thanked the troops for her freedom, repeated that she was proud to be an American and said, "Happy birthday, Ronald Reagan!"
On Thursday night, Attorney General Michael Mukasey suddenly collapsed while making a speech at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. He was rushed to George Washington University Hospital for treatment.