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Scarborough Slams NY Times’ ‘Naked Agenda’ on Christie Coverage

Morning Joe host Joe Scarborough was so unhappy with the New York Times’ Chris Christie headline this morning that he printed it, ON PAPER, and then held that paper to the screen. There are so many apps for that.

“They have had a naked agenda again today on driving this story,” Scarborough said, of a headline about the persistence of the Bridgegate scandal in pestering Christie on the campaign trail. “For that to be the headline of a major national figure going to New Hampshire is embarrassing.”

“Especially when the article doesn’t back it up,” co-host Mika Brzezinski added. (In the following hour of the program she noted that Bridgegate had made Christie a more polished pol.)

Scarborough added that he’s not usually one to criticize the Times, though he is consistent when he does:

Let’s all delete our accounts together. Watch below, via MSNBC:

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