Back from Beijing Writer Jay Weiner has covered every Winter and Summer Olympics since 1984. He's just returned from covering the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, and he joins Midday to share his stories.11:00 a.m.
Jay Weiner: Reporter and writer based in St. Paul, Minnesota, adjunct journalism professor at the University of Minnesota and former Policy Fellow at the University of Minnesota's Humphrey Institute for Public Affairs.
Melody Ng: Public Insight Analyst at Minnesota Public Radio. She was in Beijing during the 2008 Summer Olympics, and wrote on an MPR blog about her experiences.
Clinton's call for party unity and other speeches from day 2 at the DNC Hillary Clinton's speech to delegates at the Democratic National Convention in Denver was the highlight of the evening's roster of speakers.
Other featured speakers included a keynote address by former Virginia Gov. and U.S. Senate candidate Mark Warner, Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer and more.1:00 p.m.