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Maddow: A history of Republican’s ‘cry-baby hurting the country as part of a tantrum’ narrative

On tonight’s Rachel Maddow Show, the MSNBC host mocked Republicans who respond to policy disputes by complaining that their feelings are hurt. She began by discussing the last government shutdown, in 1995, which was orchestrated by Newt Gingrinch, who apparently had had his feelings hurt when he’d been asked to…