Lets be honest. No one knows what is actually being "shot" in this analogy. Like most of gbaji's analogies, it only works if you don't really think about it. At all. Ever. Just assume that he's right because the concept is so very obvious.
Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007) wrote:
I am eternally grateful.. for my knack of finding in great books, some of them very funny books, reason enough to feel honored to be alive, no matter what else might be going on.