Rick Perry's Steeple Hands

Chris Matthews seems oddly obsessed with Rick Perry's speaking style, discarding him as a potential GOP candidate because of his theatrical arm motions.

The question most pundits are asking lately is whether Texas Gov. Rick Perry will attempt to grasp the GOP’s nomination for president. On “Hardball” Monday night, however, Chris Matthews had a different question about Perry: Why does he do such stupid stuff with his hands? Matthews just can’t get over his “holier than thou steeple hands.”