At least when it catches fire the pot's contents will put out the flames.
If there's a gas range within range, you're in the clear!
This pot has many vices, but it seems there's finally one that suits it well.
It may be ugly, but it's a sure-fire safeguard against cold feet.
I don't know if this makes me want to cook on a wood stove or don some shining armor and head to the nearest copse.