Pat Buchanan, who took Ferraro's side, sparked the ire of his fellow guests Rachel Maddow and Keli Goff as he explained why Ferraro's comments revealed certain truths about Obama's success. As the discussion heated up Buchanan, struggling to get his point across, resorted to that oldest of debate tactics: simply telling Goff to "Shut up for a second, please!" Needless to say, the dispute didn't end there.
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