You Can't Bring This to Tampa -- PICTURES
Updated: August 27, 2012 | 12:16 p.m.
August 27, 2012 | 8:32 a.m.
Like fruit with your nominating speeches? You may be out of luck. Security officials have clamped down in Tampa, and a list of items prohibited from the convention in the Tampa Bay Times Forum ranges from the obvious (firearms, explosives) to the oddly mundane (whole fruit, Tupperware).
Here is just a small sampling of items that you can't bring into the convention. And, remember, things not already on the list can be deemed unsafe and barred by security personnel.