Arianna: GOP Plays With 'Gasoline And Matches' When Courting Angry Tea Partiers

04/20/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Arianna appeared on "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" Thursday and weighed in on the annual conservative conference CPAC.

Arianna warned that Republicans courting tea party supporters are "playing with gasoline and matches" by fusing the legitimate frustration of the tea party movement with "dark anger" on display at the conference.