Lead Stories

All wet

"All wet" Continued...

A simpler sign across the street carried a lighter theme at Jimbo's Pit Bar-B-Q, a 42-year-old Tampa institution. A white sign with black letters advertised: "RNC-Ribs N' Chicken." (The other side: "21 million hushpuppies served.")

A different message from convention-planners might be less amusing for delegates planning their Monday during driving bands of rain: A note in the convention guide informs that the list of prohibited items in the convention center and arena include "umbrellas."

Follow WORLDmag.com's in-depth coverage of the Republican National Convention all week.

Jamie Dean
Jamie Dean

Jamie lives and works in North Carolina, where she covers the national political beat and other topics as news editor for WORLD. Follow Jamie on Twitter @deanworldmag.


You must be a WORLD member to post comments.

    Keep Reading


    Bar the doors?

    The U.S. Supreme Court’s gay marriage decision may increase…