In a short but oh-so-sweet exchange this afternoon on “Hardball,” Chris “Tingles” Matthews got his quivering leg handed to him by none other than Newt Gingrich. After ludicrously claiming that it’s Republicans who obsessively play the race card, Matthews was cruisin’ for a bruisin’. And boy, did he get one.

Conservatives got thrills of their own watching Gingrich take Matthews to the woodshed:

Of course, a few people inevitably couldn’t process Matthews’ complete stupefaction:

“Filleting”? Was she watching the same interview we were? Dream on, honey. Matthews got pwned.

And such masterful pwnage is worthy of a masterful hashtag game. Enter #ThingsChrisMatthewsThinksAreRacist:

So, everything. That just about covers it!

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