Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Who’s ever heard of Lynn University? Why are the presidential debates behind held at obscure locations?
Our Bland Presidential Debates
[The debates] should be held at great centers of learning, or history, or architecture, or awesome natural beauty—jazzy places that energize the event, that sing of America. Wasn’t Constitution Hall in Philadelphia available? What about Gettysburg or Mount Rushmore? Jackson Square in New Orleans or Faneuil Hall in Boston? An aircraft carrier in Norfolk? Ellis Island? Come on.