A metaphor that needs punching up

“Comparing Apple’s handful of bugs with Obamacare’s technology meltdown isn’t just comparing apples to oranges, it’s like comparing apples to a punch in the face.”

Jeff Yang, QZ.com, on Obama’s comparison of Healthcare.gov to iOS7.

The dreaded clock of debt

“They see the national debt clock staring them in the face. They see a debt crisis, and they just ignore and pretend it didn’t even happen.”

Paul Ryan, comparing Obama to the NFL replacement referees