Thursday, August 28, 2008

Chiefs Rumble with Obama — Tonight!

Posted by on Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 3:17 PM

By ERIC BARTON

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If you're debating between watching Barack Obama accept the Democratic nomination or catching the Chiefs in the final preseason game, here's a primer.

Fans expected to watch Obama speak at Invesco Field at Mile High Stadium: 76,273

Fans expected at Arrowhead Stadium: 27 (estimate)

First lady credentials at Mile High: A seasoned lawyer and mother, Michelle is an impressive speaker in her own right.

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First lady credentials at Arrowhead: Kelli Croyle doesn't hurt the eyes.

Possible spoiler at Mile High: Hilary Clinton supporters continue to call for her nomination.

Possible spoiler at Arrowhead: The return of Trent Green, now playing for the Rams, overshadows the three backup-quality quarterbacks fielded this year by the Chiefs.

Likely inappropriateness at Mile High: Joe Scarborough issues an inappropriate rant against one of his own guests.

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Likely inappropriateness at Arrowhead: Larry Johnson.

Running mate gaffe alert at Mile High: Joe Biden, Obama's running mate, says dumb things.

Running-mate gaffe alert at Arrowhead: Herm Edwards, Carl Peterson's running mate, says dumb things.

Highlight reel moment at Mile High: Obama accepts nomination on the 45th anniversary of the "I Have a Dream" speech.

Highlight reel moment at Arrowhead: Clock ticks down to zero in fourth quarter.

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