Ian O'Doherty: Burn her! Burn her now!
In politics you have to be rather careful about what you say. And in an era where it seems everyone is constantly on the lookout to be offended by something, politics has never been more fraught and sensitive.
In fact, that's the reason why so many politicians say nothing of substance any more.
So step forward the latest grand dame of the Tea Party movement, Christine O'Donnell.