Chris Matthews Attacked at GOP Convention

Some nut apparently tried to attack Chris Matthews while he was on air last night. Wizbang has details. Michelle Malkin has an alibi.

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  1. Chuckle of the morning.
    James at Outside the Beltway:
    Some nut apparently tried to attack Chris Matthews while he was on air last night. Wizbang has details. Michelle Malkin has an alibi. Go to OTB for the links. (Yes, Michelle did post an alibi. )

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  3. Matthews Almost Attacked?
    James indicates Chris Matthews was almost attacked on the air last night. You can see the video here. It seems like MSNBC security were quick on their feet here….

  4. The dog that didn’t bark tells me that this must have been a left-wing nut, otherwise it would have been the lede.