It is a well-known fact that the 2016 election is a dumpster fire. Whether or not you have decided to who to vote for, historians who have been studying American elections all their lives don’t know if this is a comedy played by God.
Nevertheless, democracy is a powerful and yet, fragile institution, like ourselves. Therefore, to keep your sanity in this very unlikely election, here are the 7 comfort foods you need to eat to keep your head above water.
Whether you cry into your chicken pot pie or a slice of pecan pie while you watch the debates, pie will always be there for you.
2. Mac 'n' Cheese
The classics of all comfort foods. This creamy, cheesy delight will fill you up with all the love you need to survive.
3. Hot Choclate
It is getting chilly outside and a nice cup of hot choclate will remind you to enjoy the beautiful fall season.
4. Fried Chicken and Waffles
At first, "Chicken and Waffles" sounds like a weird combination, but the moment you experience this dish it will change your life. It is the perfect metaphor for the American Dream.
Donuts will fill up any hole that is left of your heart after this election.
Nothing describes America's diverse cultures as accurately as a messy plate of nachos.
Pizza is there for you no matter what. Whether it is finals week or this election season, grab a slice with your friends.
Eat responsibly and vote responsibly!