Balloons hang above the convention floor ahead of the Republican National Convention at Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 25, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Area residents are preparing for Tropical Storm ... more 
Balloons hang above the convention floor ahead of the Republican National Convention at Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 25, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Area residents are preparing for Tropical Storm Isaac just before the Republican National Convention which will be held at the Tampa Bay Times Forum during the week of August 27th. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) less 
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