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Multi-Millionaire Chris Matthews Mocks Mitt Romney By Singing 'If I Were a Rich Man'
Newsbusters ^ | September 18, 2012 | 18:11 | Scott Whitlock

Posted on 09/18/2012 5:23:05 PM PDT by drewh

In a bizarre display, Chris Matthews began his show on Tuesday by singing "If I Were a Rich Man" as a way of mocking Mitt Romney for being wealthy. [See video below. MP3 audio here.] Chris Matthews makes an annual salary of $5 million dollars.

Matthews opened the program by announcing, "Let me start tonight" by singing a selection from Fiddler on the Roof. Highlighting a leaked video of Romney at a private fund-raiser, he then derided, "It's one thing to be rich and have the majority of voters convinced you're out to help the rich. Is there anything dumber to be caught pandering to your fellow rich?" Later, while talking to journalist Joe Klein, Matthews insulted potential GOP voters, comparing them to the racist TV character Archie Bunker.

The Hardball host slimed, "Will Thurston Howell talk like we've been getting from the elite talking to the other elite, will that sell with Archie Bunker?"

Using liberal logic, what does the very rich Matthews know about the working man?

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 47percent; duplicate
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