Chris Matthews Accuses Trump of Playing ‘Little Ethnic Game’ With Feinstein

MSNBC host triggered by President's pronunciation of senator's name

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MSNBC host Chris Matthews suggested Thursday that President Trump was playing to his anti-Semitic supporters by mispronouncing Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s last name.

Matthews said Thursday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” that when Trump pronounces Feinstein’s last name like “Fein-steen,” it’s an “ethnic” signal.

“I’ve got tell you, in Dianne Feinstein — it’s not Fein-steen, by the way, it’s Feinstein,” said Matthews. “He knows how to pronounce her name. He knows what he’s doing. I know that game, little ethnic game, I know how that plays.”

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