Gabby Douglas Leads DNC Pledge

    CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 05:  Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas leads the Pledge of Allegiance during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The DNC that will run through September 7, will nominate U.S. President Barack Obama as the Democratic presidential candidate.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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    Taking the stage at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night, Olympian Gabby Douglas led the crowd in a quick Pledge of Allegiance. Earlier today, Douglas told Politico that she’s an Obama fan and wasn’t nervous about her role at the DNC. “I’m just going to go out there, be myself, and have fun,” she said. The 16-year-old gold-medal-winning gymnast has been keeping her place in the spotlight, recently throwing the first pitch for the Mets. And, for the record, her hair looked great.

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