Editor’s note: This article was initially published in The Daily Gazette, Swarthmore’s online, daily newspaper founded in Fall 1996. As of Fall 2018, the DG has merged with The Phoenix. See the about page to read more about the DG.
Last Tuesday, The Daily Gazette organized a presidential debate.
All debates are political theater, but ours was especially theatrical: At least some of the debaters did not actually support their candidates, and all walked a fine line between surrogacy and straight-up imitation.
David Molina Cavazos ’20 made the video. Take a look: