John Kerry, Honest, But Upstaged at 92Y

Senator John Kerry and his wife, Teresa, were at the 92nd Street Y last night where a packed house saw them discuss their new book about environmentalism with interviewer Charlie Rose.

Rose happily steered the conversation into politics, where John Kerry confessed to some mistakes in his 2004 race, and kept alive the possibility of running again. But at least one audience member had enough of him!

After hearing the Kerrys speak, Vivian Engstler, a retired chef from Chelsea told me she’d rather see Teresa run for president.

“Yeah, she has more cajones. She has more balls than he does.” But somehow, according to Engstler, Teresa “is a nicer Hillary.”

— Azi Paybarah

John Kerry, Honest, But Upstaged at 92Y