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Chris Matthews Hardball

Sex, Lies, and (a Subpoenaed) Videotape

Michelle Schweiger Schecter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Schweiger Schecter

Appears Edwards's former fall guy turned out not to be so meek At long last, he's grown a set and won't turn the other cheek

The Meaning of Massachusetts: Obama, Fulfill Your Promises

Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D.

Some say the Massachusetts vote was a repudiation of the President, but that's not what the polling says -- it would be accurate, I think, to say that the vote was a vote against the status quo ...

Do You Hold These Truths to be Self-Evident?

Cindy Handler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cindy Handler

It's official: New Yorkers aren't entitled to the same freedoms that residents of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Iowa, Vermont and after New Year's, New Hampshire can take for granted.

Ridge: Take That Untrustworthy Jacket Off My Trustworthy Book!

Talking Points Memo | Ben Frumin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge's backpedaling book tour continues! As we've reported, Ridge's new book, The Test of Our Times: America ...

Limbaugh Resigns, Cheney Immediately Takes Over as Republican Titular Party Head in GOP Response to Obama

Jennifer Donahue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jennifer Donahue

Rush, I see that you have tried to resign from a position I named you to, along with others in the "drive-by media."

Chris Matthews Extends Contract At MSNBC For At Least Four Years

New York Times | BILL CARTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Chris Matthews, the usually garrulous host of "Hardball" on MSNBC, has quietly signed a new long-term contract to remain with the cable network throug...

Chris Matthews Lets Ari Fleischer Get Away with Murder

Stephen Kaus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephen Kaus

Matthew's job is to be up on things and point out the B.S. This is his full time job. Instead, he either doesn't know the facts or he is too busy yammering to notice what anyone else says.

Bachmann Praises Obama's Win... Now....

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After suggesting that Barack Obama had anti-American views in an exchange three weeks ago with MSNBC host Chris Matthews, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Min...

Clinton Supporters For McCain Trumpet False Claims; "Congressional Report" Cited On Hardball Discredited

Elizabeth Rauber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Rauber

Confronted with expert opinions as to the doubtful authority of the documents and the flimsy and biased arguments made by the authors, Clintons4Mccain leaders Adkins and Adams seemed genuinely shocked.

McCain's Lying TV Ads

Chris Durang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Durang

As a citizen of the beautiful state of Pennsylvania, I can tell you that every morning on my television for the last month, McCain has been lying about Obama's position on raising taxes.

Chris Matthews Vouches For Black People's Work Ethic

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Friday's "Hardball" Chris Matthews discussed Hillary Clinton's comment about hard-working white people with Tucker Carlson and former San Francisco...

Jason Linkins

McCain: We'll Look Back On Iraq As An 'Academic Argument'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

[via Democracy Arsenal] John McCain, appearing on the Hardball College Tour, didn't shy away from making his now-familiar case on why he will be a dif...

Tucker Carlson And Chris Matthews On Drinking Boilermakers

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Hardball Tuesday, Tucker Carlson and Chris Matthews got a little sidetracked while talking about the upcoming Pennsylvannia primary. Specifically, ...

Chris Matthews A Prime Target For Clinton Supporters

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

He's become the target for critics who think a backlash against the media played a part in Hillary Clinton's surprise win in New Hampshire. Chris Matt...