Dinner with the candidates? A dietary trope by Giovanni Rodriguez.
“The first presidential debate starts at 6PM Pacific. Right on time for an early supper, especially if you’re watching at from a party
Dana Milbank at The Washington Post quips that a lot of us will be eating Zingers tonight. His complaint, of course, is that the presidential debates are likely to be rich on “sugary platitudes” and low on “protein.” Got me thinking: because tonight’s debate starts near the dinner hour on the West Coast, and because so many of us here will be following the debate at watch parties, there may be more to Milbank’s dietary metaphor than meets the eye…”
Check out the full post from Giovanni on his Forbes.com blog: “Dinner with Mitt and Barack: How to Watch the Debate if You’re in California”