(BREITBART) Leave it to NBC News cable outlet MSNBC to somehow inject race into the discussion of the IRS scandal gripping Washington. As they awaited President Obama’s remarks on the brewing debacle at Treasury, Chris Matthews and his colleague, Al Sharpton discussed the ramifications of the scandal for the president.

Sharpton asked, “Could this end up backfiring on the republicans? Are they over jumping the runway here?” Matthews revealed himself immediately by responding, “I would think that would be justice if it did happen. ”

He went on from there to somehow change the subject from President Obama’s White House being dogged and damaged by a flurry of embarrassing scandals to Republican critics being motivated by “White supremacy.”:

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