During the AFSCME forum, the audience yelled at Chris Matthews to ask real questions (he was getting deep into Scooter Libby) and he turned to them a
June 18, 2007

chrismatthews.jpghillary-afcme.jpg During the AFSCME forum, the audience yelled at Chris Matthews to ask real questions (he was getting deep into Scooter Libby) and he turned to them and wanted to know if they'd like to fight. At the end of the clip, Hillary Clinton got the opportunity to get the last laugh on Chris. As obsessed as Matthews has been about her personal life---she acted pretty classy...I might have said a few things...

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MATTHEWS: Oh, a real question. OK.

CLINTON: Like a question that's really about the people in this audience...

MATTHEWS: OK.

CLINTON: ... and not what goes on inside of Washington.

(Applause)

MATTHEWS: So we'll leave that as a non-answer then. MATTHEWS: You want a fight?

CLINTON: This is good. This is good. Yes, let's keep going.

MATTHEWS: OK, right here. Look, why -- OK, let's have a fight. I like to fight.

(Laughter)

OK, let's talk...

(Laughter)

You want to fight? OK.

What about...

----Second Part---

CLINTON: Well, I want to thank you all for doing something I never thought I would ever see, and that is to render Chris Matthews speechless.

MATTHEWS: Thank you.

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