It’s that time of year–election time–and, though I am a self-proclaimed political junkie, I’m getting tired of all the TV ads (yes, yes we know you approve this message) and mud-slinging. Wouldn’t it be so much cooler if candidates faced off in a cooking competition à la Food Network’s Chopped rather than those boring policy-heavy debates? During the first
disaster presidential debate, chef and Chopped judge Alex Guarnaschelli tweeted the following:
Responses were swift and brutal. Waffles (that’s for you, Mitt). Flip-flops (Romney again). Balls (um, Obama–grow a set). Marshmallow fluff. You get the picture. I decided it would be fun to create a Chopped-style infographic of sorts pitting Obama against Romney in the ultimate cooking competition.