FRONT PAGE CONTRIBUTOR
So, what’s the *most* offensive thing about this Chris Matthews clip?
This being the one where he wants Rush Limbaugh to, well, die:
So. Is it…
- The aforementioned wants-Limbaugh-to-die bit?
- That the only reason that Chris Matthews is trying this is in the hope that going after Limbaugh will boost his ratings?
- Or that Chris Matthews thinks that Live and Let Die is a great film?
I’m actually going to go with 3). Chris Matthews will undoubtedly coward up and claim the usual ‘it-was-just-a-joke’ defense; and as for getting eyeballs, well, Matthews needs to get them somehow. But Live and Let Die wasn’t even Roger Moore’s best Bond film; I’ll also be marginally nice and merely note that Matthews’ pick of it may say some very interesting things about how the pundit views African-Americans…