The Democratic National Committee sent out a press advisory that chairman Tim Kaine would be making a "major" announcement at George Washington University today. This caused quite a stir. Sadly, "major announcement" turned out to be DNC code for "a new logo and website redesign." Twitter documented the disappointment in realtime.
Yahoo's Chris Lehmann predicted a medical breakthrough
Tim Kaine teasing "major announcement" to motivate demoralized Dems. Eyebrow transplant?
Ben Tribbett struggled to hide his disdain
Yay! He's resigning as Chair of the DNC? rt @timkaine About to make an exciting announcement about the party from GWU.
Glenn Greenwald hoped against hope that Democrats had something else in the hopper
David Dayen wasn't thrilled with the logo's DIY look
I'm told that no consultants were hired for the new "D with a circle around it" DNC logo. It shows!
Mother Jones wasn't going to get too excited about the DNC's new web space
DNC has new website: www.BoehnerLand.com. Sounds scary.
Duncan "Atrios" Black thought everyone was forgetting something
wasn't there some big dnc announcement today?