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Chris Matthews: John McCain had a Vietnam Flashback

Joshua170 Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 4:52 PM
He's an alcoholic?
RiffRaff Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 8:27 PM
According to wiki, Matthews served in the United States Peace Corps in Swaziland from 1968 to 1970[8] as a trade development adviser.
RiffRaff Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 8:23 PM
Joshua170 Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 6:40 PM
Malaria? Wonder how he got it...
RiffRaff Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 5:32 PM
No, not alcoholic, that I'm aware of. He has been called out for being drunk on air. Ed Schultz is the angry, liberal alcoholic. Matthews has health problems, including diabetes and malaria.

This week on a new episode of Harball, Chris Matthews had a few things to say about John McCain's appearance and speech at the Chuck Hagel confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill. "John McCain grilled defense secretary nominee Chuck Hagel during his confirmation hearing because of pent-up resentment over the Vietnam War, adding that he is “absolutely convinced” the Arizona senator and former prisoner of war suffered a traumatic flashback."

“Let me start tonight with this — why is John McCain so angry?” Matthews said. “Forty years after the Vietnam POWs came home, the most famous of them is angrier than ever....