When devising a drinking game, especially one encompassing multiple days and multiple speakers on the television machine, it’s important to know your goals.
First of all, podium only. If you’re gonna drink based on Rachel Maddow pronouncements, I can’t help you: the woman is a Rhodes Scholar and a bartender. Getting you drunk is her job.
I’ve established “drink” trigger words within various levels. One must know one’s limits, one’s goals, and one’s drink of choice for the event.