Last night on Hardball, Chris Matthews promoted the show's lineup, which would include discussion of Barack Obama's plagiarism of Deval Patrick's speeches. In doing so, however, he showed an unfortunate graphic: one of Osama bin Laden. The Obama-Osama error has been particularly prevalent over the last year, though typically not from someone like Chris Matthews, who has been reduced to tears by Obama's speeches and admitted last week that he felt a thrill go up his leg as Obama spoke.
Later in the broadcast, Matthews – who was forced to apologize to Hillary Clinton after what some perceived as sexist remarks against her – apologized for the slip-up. Watch:
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