Photo Credit: The Cut
A leaked video published by The Cut on Friday shows MSNBC horde Chris Matthews making a rape fun about former Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton in 2016 before to a scheduled talk with the claimant in Iowa.
“Can we have some of the queen’s waters? Precious waters?” Matthews says in the video, which also facilities prolongation staff. “Where’s that Bill Cosby tablet we brought with me?”
He followed the remarks with a cocksure giggle as at slightest one staffer station circuitously responded with manifest shock.
Matthews expelled a brief matter to The Cut about the incident.
“This was a terrible criticism we done in bad ambience during the tallness of the Bill Cosby headlines,” he wrote. “I comprehend that’s no excuse. we deeply bewail it and I’m sorry.”
We reached out to MSNBC to ask if Matthews faced disciplinary movement but did not accept a response before to publication.
The disturbing video can be seen below.
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