MANCHESTER, N.H. - Reporters covering the Democratic presidential debate Saturday evening were given what you call a chilly reception.
They're working from an ice rink.
“Dress warmly,” a spokeswoman for ABC News advised credentialed reporters in an email.
No joke. Here's the ice rink we're in for the #DemDebate. #ReportersOnIcepic.twitter.com/S2J3ddbbqh— Kate Scanlon (@kgscanlon) December 19, 2015
aerial view #DemDebate#ReportersOnIcepic.twitter.com/NLeSFF1udf— Kate Scanlon (@kgscanlon) December 19, 2015
It was nice of @ABC to give us these because the media filing room for the #DemDebate IS AN ICE RINK #ReportersOnIcepic.twitter.com/LPJJiOgIxj— Kate Scanlon (@kgscanlon) December 19, 2015
Although they were nice enough to put football on for us in the meantime #DemDebate#ReportersOnIcepic.twitter.com/cCJoG3ditN— Kate Scanlon (@kgscanlon) December 19, 2015
Follow @theblaze for coverage of tonight's #DemDebate. @kgscanlon reporting from the ice rink... Seriously: https://t.co/9Bw0qAdPvm— Tré Goins-Phillips (@tregp) December 19, 2015
You know it's going to be a cold debate when there are hand warmers inside! The press filing on an ice rink tonight. pic.twitter.com/SyXADxkU3w— Kristen Welker (@kwelkernbc) December 19, 2015
Reporters covering the Dem debate Sat. have just been informed that the media filing center will be in a hockey rink, so "dress warmly."— Sahil Kapur (@sahilkapur) December 17, 2015
Chilling free speech https://t.co/lim09681yr— Marc Caputo (@MarcACaputo) December 17, 2015
Hand warmers for reporters at the ice rink filing center. pic.twitter.com/uuS9r6xHfE— Alex Seitz-Wald (@aseitzwald) December 19, 2015
The media filing room is an ice rink. #ChillingEffects#DemDebatehttps://t.co/NFMw4sf4sxpic.twitter.com/mdeWbxPNBG— IAN (@iservin) December 19, 2015
Hand warmers for our all night sesh in the media filing center--an ice rink. Thanks, @TheDemocrats! Ha. #DemDebatepic.twitter.com/afHCmyqjTl— Weijia Jiang (@WeijiaJiangTV)December 19, 2015
The three remaining Democratic presidential candidates – former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley — will square off Saturday at 8 p.m. ET at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H.
BEHIND THE SCENES: Students are assisting with final rehearsals for tonight's #DemDebate. Everything looks good! pic.twitter.com/VEOB8WADt5— Saint Anselm College (@SaintAnselm) December 19, 2015
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