Newt Gingrich blames Chris Matthews for his viewers thinking that Romney’s ‘birther’ joke is racist

I love this. Chris Matthews is trying to take Newt to task for his so-called ‘racist’ lingo (food stamp president, etc) during the primary, but Newt won’t even accept Matthews’ initial premise, saying it’s so absurd that he doesn’t even know how to answer the question. Later in the interview, after playing Romney’s joke about being born in Michigan, Matthews says he’s had African Americans emailing him saying that they feel it’s racist and asks Newt if he can understand their position. But Newt turns it around on him:

“I think there are a lot of people in America who listen to people like you who tell them all day, who tell them all day every day how racist everything [is]…”



There’s much more in the interview below:

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redheadgrl
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redheadgrl

i love that Newt calls out the media and their stupid/biased questions.

DINORight
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DINORight

The full interview shows much better how Newt cleaned his clock.

LOVE it!!!

greatj
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greatj

Chris Matthews and the rest of M.S.N.B.C. are mentally and emotionally disturbed.

kong1967
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kong1967

Lol, Newt said exactly what I said yesterday in a pi**ed off rant. Why do they associate food stamps and welfare to blacks? What kind of racist thinking is that? I love it when that happens. I don’t like lifting the work requirement for welfare so people can go to school. That’s not my responsibility to worry about. First off, people that have no education and are on welfare are there for a reason. They didn’t have the drive or the brains to go to school and they probably didn’t do well in high school. Second of all, you can work and go to school at the same time. Many, many college kids do it all the time. In the same manner that we had professional students in order to avoid the draft, we will have professional students to avoid work. But, all in all it’s not my responsibility to… Read more »

GEDouglas
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GEDouglas

OH, don’t forget, Chris is an old time democrat who supported the George Wallace’s and Robert Byrd’s of the world. All were racist…just like Chrissy

Gina Hunt
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Gina Hunt

I so wish Newt would have said, “Wait? Let’s see who’s the racist here. You’re telling me that when you hear “food stamp president” you think of black people. You tell me when you hear “welfare queen” you see a black woman. So tell me Chris, what about that makes you think I’M the racist? It’s crystal clear that YOU, in fact, are the racist! Neither Mitt Romney nor Ronald Reagan said anything about race. You, on the other hand, have just sat here putting your racism out here for all to see.”

GEDouglas
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GEDouglas

Tingles is old and fading away. He makes these ridicules comments and has begun showing his ass on TV in an attempt to remain relevant. Rather than remaining relevant though he is going out looking like fool. Not that I really care how he goes…just that he goes!

kong1967
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kong1967

I love how the liberal pundits come out all the time and say “most Americans” this or that. Yet, everyone I know says the opposite. Tingles is a joke and it says a lot about the IQ level of anyone that watches him.

Laurel
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Laurel

Gingrich reminded me a of a cat playing with a mouse. Apparently Matthews now think she cans read the minds of all Republicans and tell exactly what they are thinking and of course he concludes that it is racist.

We need to bring back the stage hook from vaudeville and just drag these guys off stage.

Floyd Alsbach
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Floyd Alsbach

Mathews is a Professional Penis Pump

RosiesSeeingRed
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RosiesSeeingRed

Between this interview (and I use that word loosely) and the one with Reince Preibus, it’s pretty evident that Chris Matthews is really mad (and I use that word literally) that his guy is going to lose the election in November.

And Newt made him even madder, and I loved it. Diabolical grin, Chris?

That is one frustrated loser.

kong1967
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kong1967

He’s looking quite pathetic while he goes down with the ship, too.

Kordane
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Kordane

It’s self-evident that the Left are the racists, since they’re the ones who embrace collectivism and reject individualism. Racism is, after all, just a form of collectivism – of always thinking in terms of the collective, the group, society, etc. Chris Matthews is just projecting his own racism onto the Right, since it helps him evade the reality of his own collectivist prejudices. It is absurd to say that a side (the Right) that embraces individualism, capitalism, individual rights, and which was responsible for emancipation, is somehow the side that has the most racists of all – rather than a side (the Left) that embraces collectivism, communism, government privileges, and which fought (bitterly) to keep slavery alive, is somehow the side that has the least racists of all. I don’t think that Chris Matthews will ever face reality – He’d either go insane, or become one of the most egregious… Read more »

kong1967
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kong1967

I vote that we throw him in a padded room and lock the door.

chatterbox365
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chatterbox365

Typical liberal rabid dog…another one who should put an Obama/Biden bumper sticker right on his head.

I love Newt…he doesn’t let these liberal clowns get away with anything.

SooperMexican
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SooperMexican

Nooooooooooo….oooot!

bobemakk
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bobemakk

Newt you were my first choice to become president, but the media ruined you. I hope you get a big cabinet position. God bless you.

chatterbox365
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chatterbox365

It wasn’t the media that ruined Newt (or Santorum) this election cycle.

PFFV
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PFFV

Typical liberal tactics “Racist!” “Racist!” “Racist!” Newt hammers Tingles with facts and figures and he is repeatedly cut off from giving any answer and called every stereotype in the Alinsky play book. They have nothing positive to run on so they demonize their opposition.

kong1967
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kong1967

Your comment was racist, lol. — sarcasm against tingles

GoodLuckAmerica
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GoodLuckAmerica

People don’t like dependency? Does aunt Zeituni ring a bell? She expects America to care for her while she does nothing to care for America. AND she’s an illegal immigrant to boot!

Only the honest, hard working families and disillusioned uni graduates who are out of jobs or working whatever they can find don’t.

Someone should school Matthews on how to conduct interviews without the mental processing of a schizophrenic. He asks questions he doesn’t want answered, thinks everyone has a (secret) agenda to push and views his guests as the enemy he must “win” a fight against. He should up the dose of his medication.

kong1967
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kong1967

“He….thinks everyone has a (secret) agenda to push…”

Don’t you just love the projection? The left cannot sell an honest product. If you want to sell poison you package it up with bows and perfume and tell them you’re giving them a beautiful gift. This is the way they think, so they either assume we do it too or they take the public’s eye off the ball and point at us. There has to be more responses like Newt’s to expose their sleight of hand.

Tim Jaggers
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Tim Jaggers

Wrong Tingles. Before Obama made his ILLEGAL change, you either had to be trying to find a job OR be undergoing education for a job/new career. Obama did not add this.

Stop lying!!!!!

V.L.
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V.L.

What a hateful person Matthews is!

badbadlibs
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badbadlibs

The only thing the left has are attacks. matthews couldn’t and wouldn’t debate anyone on bo’s economic failures, so he takes the time to do another attack racist smear job instead.
I really fear this country is done, I don’t see the polls or opinions changing fast enough to stop the downfall and the sharp left turn took in ’08.
I just hope matthews, his ilk and all they love are the first to feel the pain of the sharper left turn just ahead.

Luker410
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Luker410

CM has turned into a pathetic character of his former self. He will try to cause a race riot just to keep from losing one of his six viewers. I think it is more than obvious that he is hitting the bottle in his depressed state of mind.

theneighborhoodguy01
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theneighborhoodguy01

Why in the Hell would Matthews be STUPID enough to goad or mentally spar with Newt…on live TV…at his convention…in Newt’s preferred element?

Never mind. It was a rhetorical question, anyway.

aver
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aver

Chris Matthews is stupid.

3boojums
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3boojums

? oxymoron smile

3boojums
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3boojums

? oxymoron smile

hongryhawg
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hongryhawg

I watched the entire clip. I’d say Newt whipped the common lib’s ass.

Donald
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Donald

I do not understand why he is so worried about the birthcertificate? Is there something there that we the people should know about? Those who yell the loudest must have more to hide. I did not know that receiving food stamps was a black thing. I must be the wrong color because I get $49, a month in food stamps and I am white, I am also on social security retirement. So I am 67 and exempt from the work requirement any how.That is under the old law of 1996, that obama is messing with. I am not going to get any more money from the republicans, but atleast I can feel like my government is being run honestly. My grandchildren will have a chance to make something of themselves. My 11 year old grandson has been talking about going to West Point for four years, now that is a… Read more »

Is_Sense_Common
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Is_Sense_Common

I love Newt on Offense, but that’s 6 minutes of my life I’ll never get back. Not sure I can forgive myself for giving those minutes to Thrills Matthews. Ugh. I just threw up in my mouth a little…

theneighborhoodguy01
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theneighborhoodguy01

I know…it’s like watching a rabid dog get hit on the highway…you want to turn away because the dumb mongrel doesn’t have a chance in Hades of walking away unscathed…Damned unfair, if you ask me.

kong1967
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kong1967

It’s not really wasted time to see what tactics they are using to get the worst President in history back in office. We know what we have to expose. smile

leel
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leel

hey chris….’wacky tobacky’ ring a bell??????????????????

tinker_thinker
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tinker_thinker

*sigh* love Newt!

Rshill7
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Rshill7

Matthews is not a newsman. He just isn’t. He’s like Obama’s concubine. Like Jay Carney. What an Obama, colon-dwelling, kiss-ass. I got a thrill up my leg just listening to Newt school this polyp polisher.

Should a “news guy” be spewing democrat talking points? Is it his job to be antagonistic to every Republican, and an ass kisser to every democrat? If this were a “Mission Impossible” episode, I’d fully expect this tape to “self destruct in 30 seconds”.

Is a newsman, openly campaigning for Obama on television, his mission? Is it impossible? Who pays this guy, a network or Obama’s campaign? If I were Obama, which I’d never be, I’d have to say, yo dude, calm down…and watch out for that hemorrhoid. You can rail against Mitt when he’s President, in opposite fashion to what you now do, thrills and all.

In November “The Thrill Is Gone”! (BB King)

3boojums
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3boojums

why would you want to “polish a polyp”? smile

3boojums
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3boojums

why would you want to “polish a polyp”? smile

Rshill7
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Rshill7

I wouldn’t. Chris would.

kong1967
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kong1967

In all fairness, Tingles literally is not a news reporter. He’s a pundit and he gets paid for his opinions, just like Hannity, Limbaugh, Huckabee and others. Is he a lying Obama ass kisser? Of course.

Macky D
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Macky D

Gee Chissy….you seem so hot and bothered…is it because your guy and his campaign has been calling Romney a felony…a liar….a uppy rich man…..out of touch with mainstream America. And after all that and after the media being his hip pocket…he can’t get a beyond the margin or error lead…how about President Obama…talk about how the stimulus was suppose the sink the unemployment rate when it raised it. Talk about how you said that this health care law wouldn’t raise the debt but it likely will by all reports out there. Tell us Mr. President how is cutting 710 billions dollars from medicare is saving it??? Chissy how about two weeks ago priorities usa calling Romney a killer on a company that closed down SIX years after Romney left!… what about that lie!…you are so in the tank for this guy its not even funny…And excuse me but why is… Read more »

MaroonRepublic
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MaroonRepublic

More proof that Chris is a buffoon.

BikerHoop
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BikerHoop

Point … set … match! Slam dunk points to Newt.

brendawatkins
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brendawatkins

Someone started this hashtag #ThingsChrisMatthewsThinksAreRacist on twitter.. Go to twitter and have your say. Poor Chrissy, makes him look so stupid!

bayway48
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bayway48

#ThingsChrisMatthewsThinksAreRacistwhen Obama grants an interview with Glamour Magazine and tells PrissyChrissy to KMA!

Here was my tweet! Thanks for sharing the hashtag!

FreeManWalking
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FreeManWalking

GO NEWT GO!!!

Mathews, Blitzer, Madcow and all the rest can’t get Newt off point or topic, I just love to hear him take them on, how Reaganesque.

I couldn’t think of Madcow’s name so I googled ‘msnbc liberal female host’ it worked. smile

nibblesyble
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nibblesyble

lol

conservative58
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conservative58

I wish someone would flush Matthews down the toilet with the rest of the sewage!

nibblesyble
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nibblesyble

I know you think you are winning…yeah because he is!!

nibblesyble
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nibblesyble

Looove Newt…Poor Tingles has no chance…what a prissy idiot!

BabyMal
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BabyMal

Only Democrats assume that welfare= black people. Racists.

brendawatkins
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brendawatkins

The African Americans I’m hearing from think it’s Chrissy who’s being racist. They don’t appreciate it that Chrissy automatically ASSUMES it’s ONLY black people getting food stamps. I CANNOT stand his whiny voice!

FreeManWalking
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FreeManWalking

I know they use a 6 card deck in Vegas, but I thought they only used one deck when playing the race card.

Maybe those extra decks hiding in his britches is what’s giving Crissy a thrill up his leg.

Suzyqpie
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Suzyqpie

Pres 0bama’s budget was so unserious that it was voted down in the Senate 98-0. The democrats could not even vote for Pres 0bamas budget??? Nor could the Senate Democrats present another budget proposal? Help me out here, no budget serves our country?

Pyrran
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Pyrran

There’s 6 minutes of my life gone forever.

Is_Sense_Common
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Is_Sense_Common

I think I accidentally copied your sentiments. Sorry. I felt the same way. Someday I’ll learn to quit watching messnbc clips. I was weak for a moment by the prospect of watching Newt neuter Thrills Matthews. (which he did)

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