Foot in the mouth, maybe, as you say, but we all say things sometimes in our lives that other people interpret differently than our intent. It was amusing to read a guy calling out someone for not using spellcheck a mere 14 minutes after misspelling steak in a previous tweet. Steele faces a maximum of 22 years in prison.
It keeps them guessing.
We cannot presume that when a black person chooses to date and or marry a person within their race that they are doing so because they find something inherently inferior in people of other races. He also shot and wounded four people before he was tackled by people in the studio, police said. That's just wrong!