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2013-08-21 03:01:57 PM  
3 votes:
I call shenanigans. If it were really Matthews, it would be ALL CAPS.
2013-08-21 02:22:02 PM  
3 votes:
I am offended by the obvious left-leaning slant in this article.
2013-08-21 02:53:58 PM  
2 votes:
Still smarter than American Thinker.
2013-08-21 02:23:42 PM  
2 votes:
Of all the personalities I see on cable news, my money is on this guy to have an on-air heart attack.
2013-08-21 02:22:33 PM  
2 votes:
http://rwww.dev.slate.com/articles/technology/technology/2013/08/ads fasdf.html?wpisrc=obnetwork


I sense internal slate shenanigans.

http://rwww.dev.slate.com/articles/technology/technology/2013/08/dafs dsfadsf.h tml?wpisrc=obinsite

Hey look, another one.
2013-08-21 04:09:31 PM  
1 vote:

NateAsbestos: MFAWG: FlashHarry: Fool0ndahill: That just sent a tingle down my leg.

was he watching bush land on the aircraft carrier?

His gushing over Bush's package was when I began to suspect he wasn't quite right in the head.

Wait what, really? That happened?

MATTHEWS: What's the importance of the president's amazing display of leadership tonight?
MATTHEWS: What do you make of the actual visual that people will see on TV and probably, as you know, as well as I, will remember a lot longer than words spoken tonight? And that's the president looking very much like a jet, you know, a high-flying jet star. A guy who is a jet pilot. Has been in the past when he was younger, obviously. What does that image mean to the American people, a guy who can actually get into a supersonic plane and actually fly in an unpressurized cabin like an actual jet pilot?
MATTHEWS: Do you think this role, and I want to talk politically [...], the president deserves everything he's doing tonight in terms of his leadership. He won the war. He was an effective commander. Everybody recognizes that, I believe, except a few critics. Do you think he is defining the office of the presidency, at least for this time, as basically that of commander in chief? That [...] if you're going to run against him, you'd better be ready to take [that] away from him.
MATTHEWS: Let me ask you, Bob Dornan, you were a congressman all those years. Here's a president who's really nonverbal. He's like Eisenhower. He looks great in a military uniform. He looks great in that cowboy costume he wears when he goes West. I remember him standing at that fence with Colin Powell. Was [that] the best picture in the 2000 campaign?
MATTHEWS: Ann Coulter, you're the first to speak tonight on the buzz. The president's performance tonight, redolent of the best of Reagan -- what do you think?
COULTER: It's stunning. It's amazing. I think it's huge. I mean, he's landing on a boat at 150 miles per hour. It's tremendous. It's hard to imagine any Democrat being able to do that. And it doesn't matter if Democrats try to ridicule it. It's stunning, and it speaks for itself.
MATTHEWS: Pat Caddell, the president's performance tonight on television, his arrival on ship?
CADDELL: Well, first of all, Chris, the -- I think that -- you know, I was -- when I first heard about it, I was kind of annoyed. It sounded like the kind of PR stunt that Bill Clinton would pull. But and then I saw it. And you know, there's a real -- there's a real affection between him and the troops.
MATTHEWS: The president there -- look at this guy! We're watching him. He looks like he flew the plane. He only flew it as a passenger, but he's flown --
CADDELL: He looks like a fighter pilot.
MATTHEWS: He looks for real. What is it about the commander in chief role, the hat that he does wear, that makes him -- I mean, he seems like -- he didn't fight in a war, but he looks like he does.
CADDELL: Yes. It's a -- I don't know. You know, it's an internal thing. I don't know if you can put it into words. [...] You can see it with him and the troops, the ease with which he talks to them. I was amazed by that, frankly, because as I said, I was originally appalled, particularly when I heard he was going in an F-18. But -- on there -- but the -- but you know, that was --
MATTHEWS: Look at this guy!
CADDELL: -- was hard not to be moved by their reaction to him and his reaction to them and --
MATTHEWS: You know, Ann --
CADDELL: -- you know, they -- it's a quality. It's an innate quality. It's a real quality.
MATTHEWS: I know. I think you're right.

Later that night on "Countdown," Matthews said:

We're proud of our president. Americans love having a guy as president, a guy who has a little swagger, who's physical, who's not a complicated guy like [former President Bill] Clinton or even like [former Democratic presidential candidates Michael] Dukakis or [Walter] Mondale, all those guys, [George] McGovern. They want a guy who's president. Women like a guy who's president. Check it out. The women like this war. I think we like having a hero as our president. It's simple. We're not like the Brits. We don't want an indoor prime minister type, or the Danes or the Dutch or the Italians, or a [Russian Federation President Vladimir] Putin. Can you imagine Putin getting elected here? We want a guy as president.
2013-08-21 03:50:14 PM  
1 vote:
Allow me to expand on this.

Liberal: asdfasdf
Centrist: fghjfghj
Conservative: jkl;jkl;
2013-08-21 03:10:14 PM  
1 vote:
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2013-08-21 02:56:56 PM  
1 vote:
"asdfasdf," opines Chris Matthews"

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Well he got the liberal side of the keyboard.

And that he typed "asdf" twice is a classic Chris Matthews bully-interview tactic.
2013-08-21 02:39:29 PM  
1 vote:
He had the courage to say what we were all thinking.

2013-08-21 02:39:12 PM  
1 vote:
how the fark does he know my password and why is he telling everyone what it is?
2013-08-21 02:25:44 PM  
1 vote:

joseelsegundo: I am offended by the obvious left-leaning slant in this article.

As am I, and I feel compelled to refute it with ;lkjl;jl;kjlkjl;jk
2013-08-21 02:25:19 PM  
1 vote:
A retort:

2013-08-21 02:23:05 PM  
1 vote:

joseelsegundo: I am offended by the obvious left-leaning slant in this article.

if it had said hjklhjkl you'd be calling it rightist propaganda.
2013-08-21 02:22:11 PM  
1 vote:
I think that might be the most intelligent thing he's ever said.  :0
2013-08-21 02:21:21 PM  
1 vote:

Fool0ndahill: That just sent a tingle down my leg.

This time it's probably a stroke.
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