Chuck Todd

Dirtiest campaign of all time? Not by a long shot

Dirtiest campaign of all time?  Not by a long shot

At some point in every Presidential campaign, someone starts wringing their hands and declares the political rhetoric “toxic” and concludes that this is “the dirtiest campaign in history.” Which, of course, is a crock.  Politics is a dirty business.  It thrives on mud, slander, attacks and innuendo. But this doesn’t stop the pundits from crying […]

Matthews on Matthews: “I’m the best.”

Matthews on Matthews: “I’m the best.”

Ronald Reagan used to urged his GOP faithful to “never speak ill” of other Republicans. The Gipper is probably pounding the inside of his casket these days. Now Chris Matthews of Hardball says he doesn’t believe journalists should talk about other journalists. He did so, of course, after speaking about a number of others in […]