By Paul Begala
Charlotte, North Carolina (CNN) — When they needed it most, the Democrats put on a nearly flawless convention. They seem to have fixed their enthusiasm gap by three days of relentless, entertaining, invigorating messaging.
Unlike the GOP, whose 2012 convention seemed like an audition for 2016, Democrats were all singing from the same hymnal — powerfully, positively proud of President Barack Obama, and humorously, derisively dismissive of the Republicans.
Obama capped it off with a speech that added explanation to eloquence.