The face of America has drastically changed, as made evident by this years olympics. Gaby Douglas dominates a predominantly white sport, and so does Serena WIlliams. Here another great example, Leo Manzano, olympic silver medalist, mexican-born, and former undocumented immigrant. Congrats Leo!
While you're watching the olympics this summer pay close attention to the commercials. At least the campaigns are hoping that you do. President Obama and the Republican National Committee are both releasing campaign ads during the opening ceremony. Millions will watch but what kind of impact will they have on the presidential race? The Talking Points Memo previews both ads and gives us some details about the content.