When emotionally well-adjusted people with a good handle on reality get in a disagreements, they talk their way through…www.thedailybeast.com
Metaphor is helpful when it’s applicable. Here, we see metaphor is simply used as a vehicle for outrage.
Megyn Kelly is well aware that she’s being combative. This is her shtick. The Daily Beast “contributor” seems to feel the need to defend Megyn for who knows what reason, and it just smacks of manufactured offense. Especially since Megyn’s entire presentation is founded on the principle that she’ll get a rise out of whoever she’s talking at. Or “interviewing”, if Erin would prefer.
Megyn knows exactly what she’s doing and hardly needs defending. Sit down, Erin.