Chris Matthews: “I Forgot He Was Black Tonight”


Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC’s Hardball can get a little too excited over President Obama sometimes.  Tonight’s State of the Union was obviously one of those times.

“…I was trying to think about who he was tonight. And, it’s interesting he is post-racial, by all appearances. You know I forgot he was black tonight for an [...]

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A Spoonful of Saccharine: Brown’s Victory Causes Temporary Memory Loss


If you went looking for comedy last night, you couldn’t have done better than tuning in to the Rachel Maddow show about the time that Scott Brown officially won last night’s election to succeed Ted Kennedy as Massachusetts Senator. Host Maddow and guest Chris “Shiver Me Timbers” Matthews were beside themselves, aghast at the results. [...]

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Jim Manzi: Keeping America’s Edge – National Affairs


The United States is in a tough spot. As we dig ourselves out from a serious financial crisis and a deep recession, our very efforts to recover are exacerbating much more fundamental problems that our country has let fester for too long. Beyond our short-term worries, and behind many of today’s political debates, lurks the […]

Rhonda Robinson’s “Leg Thrills and Spine Chills with Chris Matthews”


What could Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC’s “Hardball” have been thinking when he confessed that watching President Obama speak sent a “thrill up his leg”? How about when he suggested that Obama’s speech on Afghanistan, delivered at military academy West Point, was presented in “enemy territory”?
These are just two of Matthews’ most egregious misstatements. So [...]

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