When political operatives run their Advanced Seminar on Issue Deflection, they’ll want to showcase the clip above. In it, John Sununu, a surrogate for Mitt Romney, tells Fox News’s Megyn Kelly the following:

I think that what you’re seeing is a Governor Romney that understands that, in a campaign, you have to deal with environment as it exists and you have a liberal media out there, is looking for the tiniest little wart that they can blow up into a giant cancer and I understand that he’s got to be a little bit more guarded with what he says and the explicit language he uses.