I think Jimmy is revealing to the public that he is practicing the art of the sidestep – how to avoid or dodge a difficult decision or situation with some grace. He must have some slick advisors, having him get ahead of the issue. Smooooooooooooth.
"I'm always amazed to hear of victims so badly mutilated that they have to be identified by their dental records. What I can't understand is, if they don't know who you are, how do they know who your dentist is?" - Paul Merton