Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry, stumping in Philadelphia, stopped by the landmark Pat's King of Steaks for a "common folk" photo-op, and proceeded to place an order for their famous Philly cheese steak sandwich -- "with Swiss cheese." Philadelphians cringed at the faux pas, as did, I'm sure, Kerry's campaign manager, for anyone in that illustrious city can tell you that a Philly cheese steak is made only with faux cheese -- American or, more commonly, Cheez Whiz. Frankie Cupri, native of South Philly, uses white American cheese on the version he serves at his five-month-old Frankie's Big City Grill in Miami Shores. If you ask he'll happily substitute provolone or cheddar, but I'd suggest going with the flow and choosing the faux -- rather... More >>>