Washington (CNN) -- President Obama met Tuesday with Senate Democrats and emerged to say Congress was "on the precipice" of passing a sweeping health care reform bill. ...
Dear Person Who Feeds the President's Teleprompter,
Being "on the precipice" boosts popularity for guys like James Bond and Indiana Jones, but it is generally not a positive thing in real life. If you're trying to make a truthful comment about impending healthcare disaster, I appreciate your courage. If you're trying to make the President sound reasonable, try "threshold" or even "verge," like the intelligent CNN journalist.