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A political tactic in which the most fervent or extremist member(s) of a politically-motivated group are singled out in a debate, in order to establish unfavorable contrast within said group.
The senate's health-care debate has, so far, been dominated by partisan sniping and finger-pointing; hence, they have made very little progress.
by TheThiefofAlways January 19, 2010
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