Based on the conversations after the performances, it sounded like audience members had their beliefs rattled in a similar way. What were some themes that emerged from their responses?
We heard a lot of “now I understand how this happened”—meaning how Trump won the election. People got upset. There was a guy two rows in front of me who was literally holding his head in his hands, and the person with him was rubbing his back. The simplicity of Trump’s message became easier for people to hear when it was coming from a woman—that was a theme. One person said, “I’m just so struck by how precise Trump’s technique is.” Another—a musical theater composer, actually—said that Trump created “hummable lyrics,” while Clinton talked a lot, and everything she was was true and factual, but there was no “hook” to it. Another theme was about not liking either candidate—you know, “I wouldn’t vote for either one.” Someone said that Jonathan Gordon [the male Hillary Clinton] was “really punchable” because of all the smiling. And a lot of people were just very surprised by the way it upended their expectations about what they thought they would feel or experience. There was someone who described Brenda King [the female Donald Trump] as his Jewish aunt who would take care of him, even though he might not like his aunt. Someone else described her as the middle school principal who you don’t like, but you know is doing good things for you.
Picture an actress playing Trump and an actor playing Clinton reenacting the debates
A restaging of the presidential debates with an actress playing Trump and an actor playing Clinton yielded surprising results.
Read about this very interesting social experiment here: What if Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Had Swapped Genders?
Amazingly, they seem to have “Red Pilled” themselves.
I would like to see this possibly turned into a stage production.
Video of a rehearsal below.
Hat tip Sparta Report: GENDER BENDER: Liberal Audience Applauds Trump’s Message when it’s Delivered by a WOMAN – Sparta Report
Update: NY Times catches on: He Said, She Said: Gender-Bending the Presidential Debates
Campus Reform has a post: Gender-swap experiment shows Hillary even less likable as a man
I’m still looking for the full 35 minute performance which is now listed as “Private” on YouTube … Why? Red Pill that’s why.