This kind of lunacy is a staple of MSNBC. There is no such thing as legitimate policy disagreement; those who don’t toe the far-left line are “pigs.” At MSNBC, smear and invective have replaced argument, not to mention straight news reporting. MICHAEL OPPENHEIMER, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY: Listen, Chris, I’m not into name-calling here. MATTHEWS: Well, I am. OPPENHEIMER: Fine, that’s your job, not mine. MATTHEWS: Alright. And here, if you find that exchange hard to believe, is the video:
Sunday, November 04, 2012
Great Moments in Public Discourse. MSNBC acknowledges that Chris Matthews is an unhinged jerk but won't apologize.