“We dip into him, dip out of him,” said Matthews. “We have a progressive audience, obviously. But, uh, nobody can tell what people want to watch.”Then they talked about Chris Christie: “Why did he support [Trump]?” Clinton wondered. And then Ben Carson, whom Matthews said he'd known "forever" and found "very soft spoken, never said a thing." Then Matthews said Carson reminded him of Tommy Smothers, and Clinton expressed appreciation to get to talk to someone who — unlike her young staffpeople — remembers the old TV shows. That caused Matthews to say "Sid Caesar" 3 times, and Clinton said "Ed Sullivan!"
“Yeah,” she said, adding that people do “want to watch him.”
“— to laugh at him,” Matthews replied.
March 15, 2016
"Man, you guys cannot stop talking about him. He is a dangerous presence and, you know, it’s just like candy by the bushel."
Said Hillary into a hot mike. She was talking to Chris Matthew, chatting between segments of an MSNBC town hall.