Matthews apologizes for Cosby comment

NBC Made Payment To Staffer After Sexual Harassment Claim Against Chris Matthews

While he's waiting for the water, he quips, "Where's that Bill Cosby pill I brought with me?".

Matthews' comment was in reference to allegations made by dozens of women against Bill Cosby, who said they were drugged and raped by the comedian, and is the latest in a series of allegations and questionable behavior surrounding the political commentator. He asks, "Can I have some of the queen's waters?"

New York Magazine's The Cut published the video Friday, showing Matthews telling jokes about Clinton before an interview in Iowa during the 2016 Democratic primary.

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New York Magazine contacted Matthews after acquiring the clip, and he apologized, reportedly telling them the joke was "a awful comment [he] made in poor taste during the height of the Bill Cosby headlines". "I realize that's no excuse. Precious waters", according to the outtake footage.

Then-presidential candidate Hillary Clinton sits with Chris Matthews on the set of the MSNBC Hillary Clinton Town Hall on March 14, 2016, in Springfield, Illinois. "I deeply regret it and I'm sorry", he said. In 2008, he apologized for saying she only became a US senator and presidential candidate because "her husband messed around". He once called Clinton "witchy", and has repeatedly questioned whether her gender could have a negative impact on her ability to make decisions. Matthews was reprimanded, an MSNBC spokesman said at the time.

MSNBC recently admitted that Matthews had settled with a former producer who accused him of sexual harassment. A rep from the network disputed that figure claiming the former employee was paid much less as part of a severance agreement, but didn't specify the amount. From 2002 until 2013, he also hosted "The Chris Matthews Show".

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