Chris Matthews Smears John McCain as an ‘Angry’ Vietnam Vet Having a ‘Flashback‘
by Scott Whitlock, NewsBusters
Liberal anchor Chris Matthews on Friday stooped to new low, smearing John McCain as an “angry” Vietnam veteran who is having a “flashback.” Resorting to the cheapest of stereotypes, the Hardball host attempted to explain why McCain so aggressively opposed Chuck Hagel’s nomination to be Secretary of Defense.
Matthews opened the show by sneering, “Why is John McCain so angry? Forty years after the Vietnam POWs came home, the most famous of them is angrier than ever.” Regarding Thursday’s congressional hearings, the journalist asserted that Vietnam “flashbacks must haunt still the mind and heart of John Sidney McCain.” Dredging up the cliches of the unstable Vietnam veteran, Matthews declared, “…But I’m absolutely convinced we’re watching a flashback.”
Watch the video HERE because I don’t even want to post a picture of that degenerate, let along provide viewership to the despicable piece of crap.