Lil Chrissy Packs It On: Chris Matthews sours on Obama [likes giving speeches more than he does running the executive branch]

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Someone should have been minding the store … Poor Obama he is the country’s celebrity in chief.

President Obama “obviously likes giving (teleprompter) speeches more than he does running the executive branch,” Chris Matthews said tonight.

The thrill is gone .. ?

Yes, you read that right: The MSNBC host who in 2008 felt a “thrill going up my leg” after hearing Obama speak has grown disenchanted. Tonight’s episode of Hardball saw Matthews delivering a rare, unforgiving grilling of the president as severe as anything that might appear on Fox News.

“What part of the presidency does Obama like? He doesn’t like dealing with other politicians — that means his own cabinet, that means members of the congress, either party. He doesn’t particularly like the press…. He likes to write the speeches, likes to rewrite what Favreau and the others wrote for the first draft,” Matthews said.

“So what part…

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