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It's That Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy Again

Nothing gets past Chris Matthews.

Political Editors · Jan. 27, 2016

MSNBC’s anchor Chris Matthews, who once talked about having a thrill go up his leg listening to Barack Obama speak, says there actually is a “vast right-wing conspiracy out to get Hillary Clinton. "Talk about bad manners,” Matthews said of a question about her dishonesty during Monday’s town hall. “That’s pretty nervy for a young person to say that to a major figure in American life like that kid did. Hillary, what’s she going to say? ‘I’m not dishonest’? She has to back to the motives of those who have raised the questions about her honesty, which is unfortunately for her, very much like when she said back during the Monica days, when she said there’s a vast right-wing conspiracy out to get me. But in fact, there is! This is the weirdness about politics. It can be that you can also have a problem, but your enemies are going to blow it up out of proportion.”

Translation: Republicans oppose Hillary Clinton. This just in…

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