Grand Ol' Party

President George W. Bush leads the GOP-style celebration in New York City during the Republican National Convention. By Serena Kappes

SEPT. 2

Hats off to President Bush. Supporters give Bush a Texas-size cheer during his nearly hour-long acceptance speech on the convention's closing night. Despite fears of a terrorist attack and massive gridlock in New York City's teeming streets, the Republicans' four-day party went off with barely a hitch.