In politics you play a role and back your team no matter what - if you are gracious it questions your loyalty and your ability. Diane Feinstein hugging Lindsay Graham. I get the politics of this overshadows the intention....(and yes the stakes are important). But is the moral that no matter what we have to be enemies...we cannot disagree and remain respectful. Battles lines and cutthroat competition at all cost is so divisive, in politics and in business.