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03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Rachel Maddow Goes On Martha Stewart: "It's Hard To Talk Afghanistan While You're Making A Croqueembouche" (VIDEO)

On Tuesday, Rachel Maddow went on Martha Stewart's show. The matter before them: croqueembouche, a pyramid of pastry puffs dipped in scalding hot caramel (see Martha's recipe here).

"It's hard to talk Afghanistan while you're making a croqueembouche," Stewart said thoughtfully. Nevertheless the two women attempt it, as Rachel Maddow handles scalding caramel and talks troops levels and the President's plan for Afghanistan.

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The last time Maddow was on Stewart's show, Maddow shared her election night cocktail recipe.