Matthews: Hillary's Election Would Be a Cakewalk if Huckabee is the Nominee (Video)

Matthews: Huckabee is what Hillary wants for lunch

Hillary Clinton must be giddy at the thought of facing off against former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee (R), a social conservative and former Baptist preacher, MSNBC host Chris Matthews argued on the January 5 edition of his Hardball program. She would win in a "cakewalk" against a guy who wants to "turn back the clock," he told viewers.

Fortunately for Matthews, none of his assembled panelists challenged his incredibly presumptuous prediction that Clinton would be a shoo-in over an affable, sunnily-optimistic social conservative as the Republican nominee