Those amazing presidential debates last year, between Brenda King and Jonathan Gordon, don't you remember those? Me neither. But NYU economics/poli-sci professor Maria Guadalupe decided to re-stage the Clinton-Trump debates word for word, but with the genders reversed. Here's a sample:
The audience reactions were not a clear as you'd think. Rather than her brashness coming over as bitchiness, and his buttoned-up sticking to the points coming over as confident, he did seem kind of stiff. She seemed more at-home and confident.
Maybe this is our attempt to figure out how we could have gotten the result we did? I don't know for sure.
Read the article at NYU's site