The 2012 Republican Platform By David Weigel | Posted Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, at 12:37 PM Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Blog articles. Follow the Weigel blog. Follow stories by David Weigel. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. TAMPA -- As I run around the convention, looking for chaos, you can read it here.