Chris Matthews says he's tired of ‘jackasses' bringing up his past Obama praise

MSNBC "Hardball" host Chris Matthews lectured a fellow television reporter when asked about his 2008 comment that a speech from then-candidate Barack Obama sent a "thrill up his leg." Matthews was taking part in a discussion with C-SPAN host Steve Scully, who asked, "Is the thrill still there?" Visibly annoyed, Matthews turned to face Scully and offered a detailed defense of his comments before saying, "Perhaps I shouldn't have said so because I've given a lot of jackasses the...Full Story
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