At long last ... the Republican National Convention is upon us.
After a rocky first day, including a suppressed party rebellion and a Melania Trump speech that sounded suspiciously similar to an 8-year-old address by Michelle Obama -- Republican delegates formally nominated Donald Trump for president.
And so it begins.
But wait, how'd we get to this point? Comic journalist Andy Warner explains. Click below to view as a slideshow, or download the full graphic here.