How long do you think it will take for the liberal Detroit politicians to get to him and make him retract his statement? I bet by Wednesday he's back in the news, at the very least, clarifying his statement that what he meant was not what was printed.
Sad to say, but I expect you're right. He'll get taken to the woodshed at some point.
Never argue with an idiot in public. People passing by won't know which one of you is the idiot.