Chris Matthews: For Iran, Soleimani’s death like Elvis, Princess Diana

Chris Matthews: For Iran, Soleimani’s death like Elvis, Princess Diana

[Ed. – Gone ’round the bend.]

MSNBC’s Chris Matthews said the death of Iranian Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani was comparable to that of Princess Diana and Elvis Presley during the Wednesday night edition of “Hardball.” …

“When some people die, you don’t know what the impact is going to be. When Princess Diana died, for example, there was a huge emotional outpouring,” Matthews said on his show Wednesday night.

“Elvis Presley in our culture. … It turns out that this general we killed was a beloved hero of the Iranian people to the point where, look at the people, we got pictures up now, these enormous crowds coming out. There’s no American emotion in this case, but there’s a hell of a lot of emotion on the other side.”

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