Opinion: The Curmudgeon on Kitchens

Opinion, by Michael Royster

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - One of the best-known political sound bites in the U.S. is attributed to Harry S Truman: “if you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.” One of the best-known American folk songs has a refrain that goes “Someone’s in the kitchen with Dinah...strummin’ on the old banjo.”

The Curmudgeon submits that both of these kitchens are relevant to the Brazilian presidential elections, after last week’s performances Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?