Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Uncomfortable Analogies

Fred Kaplan has a typically smart and well rounded take on why McCain's foreign policy credentials are going down the toilet as he makes mistake after mistake whenever he opens his mouth... but I have to raise issue with one statement in the article:
...like red ants on a wounded puppy.

Uhm, OK, WTF dude. That's not only a "vivid" analogy, but also a perverse one. What did puppies ever do to you?