The Face Of Viral Fame: The Man In The Red Sweater (VIDEO)
Rants / October 19, 2016

The Face Of Viral Fame: Ken Bone – The Man In The Red Sweater  (VIDEO) Watching the second presidential debate it became clear there is no love loss between these two candidates. Both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton were asked to answer the same questions from audience members. One of them made the asker an instant viral sensation. Ken Bone’s question was: “What steps will your energy policy take to meet our energy needs while at the same time remaining environmentally friendly and minimizing job loss for fossil power plant employees?”   It was a great question and allowed Clinton to get into her nuanced stance on how our energy needs are entangled with the need to protect our environment.   She also made the point that she didn’t want to exclude workers who were currently working in the coal industry. So, Why The Instant Internet Fame?   Maybe it was the name, Ken Bone. It’s easy to pronounce and makes you think of steak. Maybe it was the thick, black-rimmed glasses that made us think of someone reminiscent of Harry Potter.   Maybe it was the cute little lisp and mustachioed lip. Maybe it’s was the extra large red sweater and white shirt that said he should be asking kids if they…