Jimmy Carter removed liquor from the White House and George W. Bush was a recovered drinker. Barack Obama had the "beer summit" and today campaigned in a seedy Colorado bar.
Now along comes Mitt Romney, who once tasted a beer as a teen, but nothing since.
The NY Times raises the issue of whether non drinkers make good Presidents and their conclusion is they do not.
Mitt's temperance is deemed to indicate a rigidity of thought not good for high office, according to the Times.
It's no secret the Times favors the President's reelection...but on the grounds of who drinks more ?
The Wrath of Grapes - NYTimes.com