a gaffe. Then pounce.
Yes, what Rand said was insensitive and not well thought out. Wow. One misstatement out of 4000. On live TV where you know the clock is ticking and you're trying to throw out a metaphor and relate to a wide audience with a common mental picture to try to bring home a point on an enormously complicated issue.
On the plus side, my pressure cooker thread is getting hits from this so...
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