Tropical Storm Isaac is strengthening and headed towards Florida just in time for the RNC Convention. Could put a damper on things.

Undeterred, the RNC is moving ahead.  But just in case you’re going, don’t plan on taking an umbrella. They’re banned.

Of course, the RNC did have other choices — pretty dry in the desert, we hear.

Or there’s always Vegas:

Comedy Central piped in:

Or how about this zinger (thanks, Todd Akin, for all you do):

The tolerant Left is all a’flutter with some gems like these:

https://twitter.com/Amoxelle/status/238691705820438528

https://twitter.com/EvolutionErie/status/238683543335751680

Here’s a particularly lovely one (and did we mention: “Thank you, Todd Akin?”):

In all seriousness, be like the Boy Scouts and be prepared:

And don’t forget Haiti. It is directly in Isaac’s path: