2008 Democratic National Convention - Opening Day Schedule, Denver, Colorado
7:00 PM Opening: flag burning.
7:15 PM Pledge of Allegiance to the United Nations.
7:30 PM Ted Kennedy proposes a toast.
7:30 PM Nonreligious prayer and worship: Jessie Jackson and Al Sharpton.
8:00 PM Ted Kennedy proposes a toast.
8:05 PM Ceremonial tree hugging.
8:15 PM Gay Wedding: Barney Frank, presiding.
8:30 PM Ted Kennedy proposes a toast.
8:35 PM Memorial for Saddam: Cindy Sheehan, Susan Sarandon.
9:00 PM Keynote speech: 'The Proper Etiquette for Surrender', French President Jacques Chirac.
9:15 PM Ted Kennedy proposes a toast.
9:20 PM Collection to benefit Osama Bin Laden Kidney Transplant Fund.
9:30 PM Unveiling of plan to free freedom fighters from Guantanamo Bay: Sean Penn
9:40 PM Why I hate the Military: A short talk by William Jefferson Clinton.
9:45 PM Ted Kennedy proposes a toast
9:50 PM Dan Rather receives 'Truth in Broadcasting' award, presented by Michael Moore.
9:55 PM Ted Kennedy proposes a toast.
10:00 PM How Donald Rumsfeld brought down the World Trade Center Towers by Howard Dean.
10:30 PM Nomination of Hillary Rodham Clinton for President by Mahmud Ahnadinejad.
11:00 PM Ted Kennedy proposes a toast.
11:05 PM Al Gore reinvents the Internet.
11:15 PM 'Our Troops are War Criminals', presented by John Kerry.
11:30 PM Coronation of Mrs. Hillary Rodham Clinton.
12:00 AM Ted Kennedy proposes a toast.
12:05 AM Bill asks Ted to drive Hillary home