4:27 p.m. ET | President Barack Obama greets supporters Oct. 16, 2012 as he arrives at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City. Obama was headed to Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York for the second presidential debate. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/GettyImages.
How many phones, volunteers and feet of cable does it take to pull off tonight’s debate? Basically, a lot. Hofstra University counted it all up: www.hofstra.edu
And another more famous 1992 photo from the same debate
Student helpers working under the supervision of Commission on Presidential Debate personnel and broadcast technicians put the final touches on the debate stage in the David Mack Center at Hofstra University, site of the second presidential debate of the 2012 fall campaign season. Candy Crowley, CNN's chief political correspondent will be moderating the town hall style debate. Photo Courtesy of Hofstra University.
“Big Bird” and “SNL” are among the top four search terms from the past week related to each of the presidential candidates, according to Google’s Politics & Election data. lh3.googleusercontent.com