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Matthews’s ‘weird’ thoughts on Souder-abstinence video

“This is so weird, this story. This is so weird!”
–A semi-off air remark by MSNBC “Hardball” host Chris Matthews late Tuesday night as the network broke for a commercial. Matthews was referring to Rep. Mark Souder (R-Ind.) admitting to an extramarital affair as well as the video that has surfaced in which the congressman talks abstinence with the alleged mistress Tracy Jackson.

A Journo’s advice for incumbents

“In an effort to beat the anti-incumbent mood all members of Congress should resign.”
Slate’s John Dickerson in a Tuesday night tweet.

Publish date: May 19, 2010 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT