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Chris Matthews: I See Obama
‘Pop Up’ on Letterman, Leno and
Think, ‘Why Can’t We Get Him?’

Mediaite, by Evan McMurry

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Posted By:JoniTx, 12/5/2013 8:19:34 AM

President Barack Obama will sit for an interview with Hardball host Chris Matthews Thursday evening, the first time the MSNBC host has spoken one-on-one to the president since April 2008. On Morning Joe Thursday morning, Matthews wondered if Obama’s recent actions, perhaps including his arrival on Hardball, was due to a need to shore up his base after a disastrous rollout of his signature legislation. “I don’t usually need them,” Matthews said of high-profile guests. “I enjoy just duking it out with politicians at a distance. I don’t need to beg them to come on my show. But I always

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: john56, 12/5/2013 8:33:36 AM     (No. 9641070)

He´s really not that into you, Chrissy.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lifelonghuman, 12/5/2013 8:39:23 AM     (No. 9641080)

If he´s going to "duke" it out with Obama I´m afraid that´s another one of those liberal words (like teabagging) that I just want to leave undefined.

Or will this be a Moyers-esque type interview where he asks hard questions like:

But they don´t hate you because of your race, do they?

They can´t really think that Obamacare is a bad law, can they?

etc...etc...etc

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 12/5/2013 8:46:32 AM     (No. 9641091)

Please take him, Chris.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: alpha91c, 12/5/2013 8:48:50 AM     (No. 9641094)

I am surprised that The Won will allow himself to be subjected to Chris Matthews hard hitting truth telling style of interrogation. Chris is known for ripping politicians

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 12/5/2013 8:58:32 AM     (No. 9641116)

The reason is simple, Chrissy, they know you are nutty as a fruitcake and might embarrass the moron. Unintentionally, of course, as your primary purpose will be to kneepad the poseur.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: La Dotta, 12/5/2013 9:06:52 AM     (No. 9641135)

Because Matthews´ 17 viewers already see him on Letterman. Pay attention...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: starkness, 12/5/2013 9:16:25 AM     (No. 9641156)

Deleted by Lcom taste police

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Namma, 12/5/2013 9:16:30 AM     (No. 9641157)

someone please send sissy chrissy a box of depends..

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Reply 9 - Posted by: yo-yo, 12/5/2013 9:27:25 AM     (No. 9641174)

Prissie, to put it in terms of chicken pieces, Zero likes legs and thighs more than wings and breasts. If, you know what I mean.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: peterfleming, 12/5/2013 9:42:20 AM     (No. 9641204)

"Together Again! ... Two commies"
Pretty exciting stuff. They´ll Both be using teleprompters!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: raphaela, 12/5/2013 9:53:18 AM     (No. 9641229)

Letterman and Leno generate ratings - Chris Matthews does not. So simple even a liberal can understand.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: rochow, 12/5/2013 10:20:13 AM     (No. 9641286)

I hope no one is watching these two clowns!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 12/5/2013 10:22:51 AM     (No. 9641294)

"hoping to hold on to his rear guard"

We know what rear Matthews apparently wants to hold. He is a silly and foolish man who sounds more like a child.

But then, leftists are childlike, foolish, silly (dangerous, as any child would be if given power and means to hurt others), immature.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: addicted_to_coffee, 12/5/2013 10:25:35 AM     (No. 9641303)

regardless of ratings, is Chrissy saying that his show is intended to be lightweight entertainment?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 12/5/2013 10:31:17 AM     (No. 9641312)

This was the most amazing justification as to why he doesn´t get ´high profile´ guests that I have ever read. Yeah, you just keep telling yourself that you don´t need them Chrissy. Whatever helps you sleep at night.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: thatsomewhereplace, 12/5/2013 10:38:33 AM     (No. 9641327)

Crissy. Because there are only 3 people watching you!!!!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 12/5/2013 10:40:55 AM     (No. 9641333)

Matthews will get a few more viewers, Obama will get some love and adoration thrown his way from the interviewer.
Tingles all around, and up and down the legs. Their closets meet.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Freeloader, 12/5/2013 10:52:02 AM     (No. 9641355)

Forget about Obama Chris. Looking for a "high profile" guest who would send those lousy "Hardball" ratings through the roof?...Give Zell Miller a call.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: EQKimball, 12/5/2013 12:35:20 PM     (No. 9641500)

Dear Chris, Just don´t kiss him, faint, or wet your pants. And please don´t hand him your granddaughter´s autograph book. At least pretend to be objective.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: zzzghy, 12/5/2013 12:57:29 PM     (No. 9641535)

Don´t sit too close, stinky. But if you do, be sure you´re wearing your little pink raincoat.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: T-Bubba, 12/5/2013 1:01:58 PM     (No. 9641544)

Three hours after the hour interview ends, Chris Matthews will be seeking medical attention for his four-hour, er, uncomfortable, you know, .....

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