Chris Matthews has no trouble speaking his mind. Prickly is an understate. At the recent gathering of the cable industry, The Cable Show 2012, he was asked about a comment he made in 2008. “I felt this thrill going up my leg,” he said, referring to the Obama presidency.
At the cable show, Steve Scully of C-SPAN asked Matthews if he still feels the thrill.
Matthews starts off slow, but by the time he ends, he flays Scully to the nervous laughs of the other panelists: