'Where's my Bill Cosby pill': Shocking video shows Chris Matthews joking about date rape drug before Hillary Clinton interview while his staff looks on in disgust

Mail Online | 1/13/2018 | Chris Spargo For Dailymail.com
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Chris Matthews was caught on hot mic audio mocking Hillary Clinton and then joking that he should have brought along date rape drugs for his interview with the the former Secretary of State.

The Cut obtained the footage, which was taken on the set of his MSNBC show Hardball while he filmed from Iowa is January 2016 during the Democratic primary in that state between Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders.

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'Can I have some of the queen’s waters? Precious waters?' asks Matthews at the top of the tape, putting on a posh accent as he is handed a bottle of water that had been set aisde for Clinton.

Then, as he waited for his water, Matthews joked: 'Where’s that Bill Cosby pill I brought with me?'

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The first camera angle shows Matthew laughing hysterically to himself after he delivers the joke, but when a second camera angle is shown that looks out at his staff, all four individuals in the frame are visibly disgusted by the comment.

'This was a terrible comment I made in poor taste during the height of the Bill Cosby headlines,' Matthews told the Cut after it obtained the video.

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'I realize that’s no excuse. I deeply regret it and I’m sorry.'

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