Why the Philly cheesesteak can swing a presidential election | Curio

Why the Philly cheesesteak can swing a presidential election

7 mins | Oct 24, 2020

Forget policy, it’s an Italian-American sandwich that tests candidates’ popular appeal. "In what is now a time-honoured tradition for politicians on the campaign trail, most candidates include a stop for a Philly cheesesteak." Josie Delap explains this peculiarity in The Economist's 1843 magazine.

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