Chuck Norris, for example, might give some of the junk for which he shills a try & then keel over.We note that Ms. Maddow is making the same differentiation that Roy Edroso often makes at alicublog, the distinction between "normal people"²/the real world & paranoid/reactionary theocratic Republicans, if I'm not repeating myself too much.
And speaking of repetition, four gray-haired white guys³ weighing in ...
¹ Although my mortal remains will no doubt have been donated to science by then as well. Born too early.
² Loath as a full-time/semi-professional weirdo like this reporter is to be associated w/ "normality", let alone "normal people", even my grasp of reality & its grim nature is firmer than that of anyone to the right of, say,
³ O.K., three honest & one peculiar color deal.