The Digital Journalist
Photo by Vincent Laforet/The New York Times
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Republican National Convention, Madison Square Garden, New York City, 8/31/04

LAFORET: This perfectly orchestrated moment couldn't better define the four days that amount to the largest informercial of the year. Ask the former Terminator turned Governator to stand in front a virtual set from the opening scene of the film "Patton", and have him repeatedly point to the television audience just as Uncle Sam did on the "I Want You!" poster.