Ron Christie Schools Chris Matthews: ‘The Facts Get in the Way of a Good Narrative’

MSNBC’s Chris Matthews on Monday perfectly demonstrated that he is willing to contentiously debate issues with conservative guests without regard for the truth.

In the middle of a Hardball segment about the Democrat proposal to extend the payroll tax holiday, Matthews ignorantly accused the far more knowledgeable Ron Christie of “complicating” the discussion leading his guest to marvelously respond, “Of course, the facts get in the way of a good narrative” (video follows with transcript and commentary):

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