Cilantro and the Curious Downfall of Mayor Pete

Some people loved him and other people thought his campaign tasted like soap

Brian Abbey
Mar 2, 2020 · 7 min read
Photo by Marc Nozzel

There’s a wonderful term the Brits use when describing something that is either loved or hated — Marmite. Marmite is a thick, yeasty spread with strong salty notes and an umami finish. To call something marmite means there is no middle ground between…