Matthews slams people bringing guns to Obama events: "The number of assassinations in our history is extraordinary" Video ››› August 19, 2009 5:55 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the August 19 edition of MSNBC's Hardball with Chris Matthews: Loading the player reg... Short Link copy link Posted In Government, The Presidency & White House, Justice & Civil Liberties, Guns Network/Outlet MSNBC Person Chris Matthews Show/Publication Hardball We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.