Unexpected technical errors gave the Monday night presidential debate watch party at the Crest Westwood Theater the feel of a student A/V club production gone horribly wrong.
When Donald Trump’s lips were moving, students would hear Hillary Clinton speaking. When it was Clinton’s turn to talk, Trump’s voice boomed through the packed auditorium near UCLA.
As a result, the student-dominated debate audience hurled its loudest boos at the theater’s beleaguered staff.
But even if the words weren’t lining up with the picture, the largely Clinton-leaning audience still picked up on the applause lines — mostly...