Posts tagged: conventions
The guy in the white shirt, standing in the doorway — what's he thinking?
How about a national gathering of people who, as infants, played the role of the baby Jesus in long-ago Christmas pageants?
There could be seminars, speakers and much social time.
“When did you portray the Christ child?”
“It was way back in 1955. I went for restrained and understated. From what I understand, my performance was well received.”
“How did you deal with your Wise Men?”
“I sent them away with a subtle Don Corleone-like wave of my hand.”
Spokane makes a considerable effort to attract conventions to this city.
You are no doubt familiar with the economic benefits and what have you.
But here are a few questions.
Have you ever attended a convention in another city?
How much money did you spend while there?
On what basis did you evaluate the host city?
Would you go back there if the opportunity arose?