Go count the conservatives Blog ››› August 13, 2008 2:18 PM EDT ››› ERIC BOEHLERT ? CNN has hired to pontificate about the conventions. Was Newt Gingrich not available to join the CNN team? Short Link copy link We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.