Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, stand together under a confetti shower following his acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention at Mile High in Denver, Colorado, Thursday, August 28, 2008. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)
Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, stand together under a confetti shower following his acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention at Mile High in Denver, Colorado, Thursday, August 28, 2008. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT) Olivier Douliery / Abaca Press / MCT
Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, stand together under a confetti shower following his acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention at Mile High in Denver, Colorado, Thursday, August 28, 2008. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT) Olivier Douliery / Abaca Press / MCT

Democrats glowing, but now come the Republicans

August 28, 2008 5:28 PM