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Chris Matthews announces retirement,
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Posted By: Hazymac, 3/2/2020 7:50:31 PM

Chris Matthews, one of the longest-tenured voices at MSNBC, announced his retirement during Monday’s night’s airing of his talk show, “Hardball.” Matthews, 74, said he and MSNBC had mutually agreed to part ways. The decision followed a series of events that resulted in criticism of the host’s statements about Bernie Sanders, African-American lawmakers, and comments he had made to female journalists and coworkers. “I’m retiring,” Matthews said. “This is the last ‘Hardball’ on MSNBC.” Matthews was due to retire in the near future with the events of the past week playing a factor in the timing of the move, an MSNBC spokesperson said.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: hershey 3/2/2020 7:52:29 PM (No. 334866)
Under the bus....
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Reply 2 - Posted by: TJ54 3/2/2020 8:06:23 PM (No. 334881)
LOL - Libtards have claimed another Libtard!!!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Starboard_side 3/2/2020 8:14:29 PM (No. 334888)
Sorry, Chris, the old adage of "all politics is local" is not the case any longer, and today's Democrat party base and elected officials, are no longer moderate, or conservative. John F. Kennedy could not win the Democrat nomination today.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: snakeoil 3/2/2020 10:41:04 PM (No. 335023)
Up in Heaven Zell Miller is smiling. Maybe PMSNBC will hire a journalist instead of a political hack. Possible but improbable.
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