11/08/2008 06:23 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

My First Convention: Jonathan Alter

Welcome to the inauguration of ETP's brand-new series, "My First Convention," where we ask political movers and shakers about their very first convention experience. Our first interviewee is Newsweek's Jonathan Alter, who apparently was a really tough ten-year-old. Sasha Obama would be proud.