A messy and childish fight among people who smear and spatter each other with food: It makes for the kind of nice, political food fight that television politics specializes in serving up
He urged reporters not to portray the battle as a “food fight.”
The food fight makes for great TV and rabid tweeting among the Washington press corps.
I can think of no pursuit more childish than an Oval Office-initiated food fight with a talk-radio host.
The ‘New York Times’ started a food fight by attacking celebrities who use cookbook ghostwriters.