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Chris Matthews To Run For Senate?



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    From the Washington City Paper blog City Desk

    Huffington Post reports that MSNBC “Hardball” anchor Chris Matthews is running for senate in Pennsylvania. The website writes:

    “According to multiple sources, who confirmed the Tip O’Neill staffer-cum-MSNBC host has negotiated with veteran Obama staffers to enlist in his campaign, Chris Matthews will run for United States Senate in Pennsylvania in 2010. Matthews, 62, will run as a Democrat. Arlen Specter, the aging Republican incumbent, will be 80 if he chooses to run for re-election.”

    Seems like that weird feeling Obama inspired in Matthews’ leg reached his head. I wonder if people in PA will take him seriously. Whatever happens it will at least be a fun race to watch. I hope there will be some moments like this: