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Saturday Night Card Game (Race card-baiting as marketing ploy, Chris Matthews edition)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 6:47pm 9/1/2012 at 6:47pm

Chris Matthews has gone farther and more aggressively than any other major television figure in the accusation that the Romney campaign and its supporters are using racism as a core campaign tool against Barack Obama.

Everything has become racist to Matthews.  The use of the term “Chicago.”  Arguments over Obama weakening welfare-to-work requirements.

Even when he...

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Newt chews Chris Matthews’ race card and spits it out

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 10:42am 8/28/2012 at 10:42am

Chris Matthews is pushing the race card really hard, as is MNSBC and much of the mainstream media.

I sense panic, complete and utter panic.

Everything is a race whistle to this crowd (is using the term “crowd” racist, Chris, or at least a dog whistle?).

Matthews came loaded for bear yesterday with Reince...

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Why is Chris Matthews portraying Obama as “The Other”?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 5:45pm 11/20/2011 at 5:45pm

How often have we heard that portraying Obama as out of touch with the American people constitutes a racially tinged and undertoned use of Otherness?

Just the other day Rick Perry was accused of invoking Otherness when he said Obama had been privileged:

Rick Perry, seeking to paint  President Obama with an “otherness” brush from...

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Saturday Night Card Game (Chris Matthews)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 6, 2010 at 6:00pm 3/6/2010 at 6:00pm

This is the latest in a series on the use of the race card for political gain:

Craig Crawford

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Chris Matthews Blames Right Wingers For Kennedy Assassination

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 5:21pm 9/17/2009 at 5:21pm

Chris Matthews is on Hardball right now making the argument that the assassination of John Kennedy was the result of right wing hate speech which incited people to violence. Even though Lee Harvey Oswald was an avowed communist who lived previously in the Soviet Union. According to Matthews, right wing hate...

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