The Democratic gubernatorial hopefuls pondered a weighty matter: What should the state’s official snack be?
Ice cream, said Steve Grossman. Don Berwick agreed.
Apples, offered cautious Martha Coakley.
“A cold Sam Adams beer,” chimed in Joe Avellone. “That’s a snack, isn’t it?”
His quip brought a refreshing liquid laugh in this week’s Globe Opinion Debate. Indeed, Avellone and homeland security expert (and former Globe columnist) Juliette Kayyem provided much of the forum’s energy and humor.
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