Obama's Speech, Celebs Speak, and Gabby Leads the Pledge: DNC in Tweets

5 years ago

The last day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC, was full of celebrities, touching moments, rousing speeches (I'm looking at YOU, Jen Granholm!), and -- finally -- President Obama's speech accepting the nomination. And social media was following right along:

President Obama Accepts the Nomination

Image: © Steve Jessmore/MCT/ZUMAPRESS.com

NEXT PAGE: The Bidens' Speeches

The Bidens' Speeches

NEXT PAGE: Twitter in Tears for Gabby Giffords

Gabby Giffords Leads the Pledge of Allegiance

This happened.

And it felt like all of Twitter choked up as Gabby Giffords led the pledge of allegiance.

NEXT PAGE: Celebs Take the Podium

Celebrities' Speeches

Kerry Washington

Scarlett Johannsen

Eva Longoria

NEXT PAGE: The Barn Burners

Frank, Granholm, Kerry Deliver Scorching Speeches

Barney Frank

Jennifer Granholm

John Kerry

What was your most memorable moment from the convention? Or were you not watching?

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