As they have non-stop, the talking heads on MSNBC have been discussing a Hillary Clinton run for president in 2016 (enough already!). Chris Matthews is no exception:
And while many may think this was Hillary’s coming out party for 2016, it was Biden who may have stolen the show, many say.
He and Andrea Mitchell– who sounded nearly as flabbergasted as I felt– were having a conversation about it when this jaw-dropping Moment of WTF happened:
Is that close to the bone? The idea of wife beating some old f… or beaters?
It was part of it.
Is that something women really worry about?
… Men being brutal?
… The Violence Against Women Act–
…In the home. In the home.
Yes. domestic violence.
MATTHEWS: What does he think he`s accomplishing the minute people notice that the wine tastes like the old stuff or they notice that whatever it is, it`s still what it was? What are they going to do? They`re not going to join the Republican Party.
SCHRIOCK: No, they`re absolutely not, particularly — you talk about young people, you know, we talk about women — there`s been a continuing growing gender gap. And they still are just pushing policy after policy — the Ryan budget, devastating to women and families, Violence Against Women Act — it took a year-and-a-half to get it reauthorized.
Yes Chris, domestic violence is real and it really worries women. And yes, Chris, “men are brutal in the home, in the home.” I can personally attest to that, as can millions of other women. You didn’t know that? Seriously? That’s news to you? Because if it is, then you’re in the wrong business.
Here is the entire segment: