Sunday, December 21, 2008

Did We?

Pastor Rick Warren will give the invocation at Barack Obama's inauguration. Yes We Can. Yes We Did. But, Did We?

Thursday, November 6, 2008


Debate Porridge and friends head to the polls to cast their vote for the next President of the United States. Music by The Farm.

Friday, October 24, 2008

Pretty Palin

Sarah Palin rallies support for her $150,000 wardrobe.

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Slip Sliding Away

Watching the McCain campaign this week, we can't seem to get this song out of our heads.

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Is Sarah Palin smarter than a 5th grader?

Sarah Palin answers a 3rd grader's question about VP responsibilities incorrectly. Begging the question, is Sarah Palin smarter than a 5th grader?

Monday, October 20, 2008

Robo Calls

John McCain defends recent robo calls made to voters.

Friday, October 17, 2008

Debate Party: Final Round

McCain and Obama meet one last time to "say it to each other's faces" in the third and final 2008 Presidential debate. Join the last Debate Porridge debate party.

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

McCain Mob

It's getting ugly out there.

Friday, October 10, 2008

Video Letter To The Editor

Debate Porridge responds to a recent Washington article about Sarah Palin's stumping terrorist hate for Barack Obama.

Thursday, October 9, 2008

McCain's Friends

So no one told you life was gonna be this way...

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Debate Party: McCain/Obama Round 2

The second of the Presidential debates brought Debate Porridge party goers plenty of "friends" and "that ones" to talk about.

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Keating Five: Sha la la la

Every time Debate Porridge hears about the Keating Five, we can't help but think of the Keaton Five and wonder, what if John McCain could somehow link the two? Money ties, family ties...

Friday, October 3, 2008

Biden/Palin VP Debate Party

The most anticipated debate this election season brings winks, tears, Barackin'guacamole, Palin Bingo and the Debate Porridge viewing party.

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

McCain's Brain

John McCain joined in on the recent Sarah Palin/Katie Couric interview and Debate Porridge was able to read his mind.

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Debate Camp: Day 1

Sarah Palin is locked away on John McCain's Sedona ranch,preparing day and night for Thursday's VP debate. Here's a peak into how it's going.

Monday, September 29, 2008

Debate Party: McCain/Obama Round 1

The first of the Presidential debates kicked off Friday, as did the first of the Debate Porridge debate viewing parties. Here's what a beer driven, pizza filled Debate Porridge crowd thought of it all.

Thursday, September 25, 2008

Blaine on McCain

Suspended high above Central Park, David Blaine has some thoughts on John McCain's latest move to suspend his campaign and postpone Friday's debate. A few words... from one stunt man to another.

Super McCain Resets Campaign

John McCain suspended his campaign today to return to Washington and has asked debates be postponed, if not canceled all together. This political theater reminds us of another favorite scene of ours.

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

McCain Meets MacGyver

John McCain has been called a liar over and over again for ads and statements that distort, stretch and even fly in the face of the truth. He may fool voters, but not MacGyver.

Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Palin & The Press: Broadcast News

Much has been made about Sarah Palin's lack of press access, especially for her world leader meetings this week at the U.N. Debate Porridge thinks a newsy 80's movie might have something to do with all of this.

Monday, September 22, 2008

February 7, 2009: President McCain Radio Address

Debate Porridge listens in on a possible future CSPAN radio address from John McCain.

Friday, September 19, 2008

Political Reading Rainbow: Obama: Promise & Hope

Debate Porridge presents Political Reading Rainbow, where real kids give their reviews of political literature. Leah Rubinstein reviews Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope by Nikki Grimes.

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Voter Purging: Talk to Beverly

Debate Porridge investigates stories of voter purging from the rolls with a call to the Ohio Board of Elections. Why are voting machines changing names? How do you vote if you've lost your home? Nancy and Beverly tell it all to Debate Porridge.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Political Reading Rainbow: My Dad, John McCain

Debate Porridge presents Political Reading Rainbow. Nine year old Leah Rubinstein reviews Meghan McCain's children's book about her father, John McCain.

Monday, September 15, 2008

Gekko Lectures Atamanuik

Gordon Gekko explains the Lehman Brothers crash (and America)to Anthony.

Friday, September 12, 2008

Sarah Palin: Dog Crap

Charlie Gibson's interview with Sarah Palin last night was not nearly as tough as when she faced Steve Wilkos this morning re: some domestic matters at home.

Thursday, September 11, 2008

I Blog New York

On this seven year anniversary of September 11th, Debate Porridge honors the city we all blog so much.

Wednesday, September 10, 2008


McCain calls Obama sexist for remarks he himself has made. UPDATE: 9/10: McCain has been forced to pull ad from TV for copyright infringement from CBS (image of Katie Couric). Ad still playing on McCain's website.


American Idol, Jordin Sparks takes a hot election issue to a relevant crowd at this year's VMAs.

Tuesday, September 9, 2008

RNC Minute

Debate Porridge compresses 2 1/2 days of the Republican National Convention into the RNC Minute.

DNC Minute

Debate Porridge compresses 3 days of the Democratic National Convention into the DNC Minute.

US Election Open

Obama volleys Palin's recent hits at the US Open.

Thursday, January 10, 2008

NH Primary: Change & Returns

From the press floor of a Hillary Clinton victory, Debate Porridge logs on and signs off from the 2008 New Hampshire Primary.

Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Primary Day: Open Wide

It's Primary Day in New Hampshire and Debate Porridge opens wide for a primary voter who explains Hillary's underdog numbers. Meet Dr. Michael Yannetti.

NH Primary: Primary Field Trip

The youth vote is an important focus for any campaign. We bumped into a political science club touring campaign headquarters all over Manchester.

Monday, January 7, 2008

NH Primary: 5 Minutes w/ Kucinich

Join actor Viggo Mortensen and Congressman Dennis Kucinich for five minutes of policy, controversy and more!

NH Primary: Meet the Voter

Meet Don Pernard. He parks cars, loves the Patriots and votes in the New Hampshire Primary.

Sunday, January 6, 2008

NH Primary: Debate Night!

It's Saturday night in Manchester, New Hampshire and that can only mean one thing.

Friday, January 4, 2008

Episode Eleven: Iowa Caucus

Debate Porridge: On to New Hampshire

Debate Porridge @ New Hampshire Primary. Log on Jan.5th-9th for Washington outsider Anthony Atamanuik's daily reports from the white hot center of American politics.