I'm generally unimpressed with the "debate bingo" cards I've seen in advance of tonight's presidential debate, which I'll be live-blogging here. It's just that they're too easy. A person could easily get "bingo" in the first 10 minutes and then where are you? A game that's over and nothing left to do for 80 minutes but watch a debate.
I favor the Twins' "Twingo" method. Who among us hasn't stayed at a bad baseball game if only on the oft chance that the Twins will turn the elusive 2-2-3 doubleplay and give you "Twingo"?
So here's the community debate bingo card I've put together.
Update 1:49 p.m. - Courtesy of MPR health care law reporter Elizabeth Stawicki, here's health care debate bingo.
How will we know if they quote a country music song?
What, there is no square for singing "Call Me Maybe" or "Gangnam Style"? I guess they have written off the youth vote.
"Makes point with closed hand, thumb on top."
I hate that gesture!! How can anyone do that any more with a straight face?