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On Cheez-Its, bison and lobster tails: Twitter #foodfight over Obama inaugural eating

Clearly, food is important in America.

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People cheer during the Inauguration ceremony on Jan. 21, 2013, in Washington, D.C. US President Barack Obama was sworn in for his second term Monday. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Food is a pretty big deal in America, as evidenced by the number of people tweeting strong opinions about White House food choices during inaugural events.

With criticism mounting over the White House inaugural high-calorie lunch and paltry food offerings at the evening ball, what's a president to do? Does the perfect menu lie somwhere in the middle? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.