And she’s supposed to be the smartest newscaster on TV?

As the Israeli Ambassador pointed out on MSNBC over the weekend, Israel has had thousands of rockets shot at it from Gaza since 2009. Ms. Maddow has the audacity to tell viewers ‘we do not know exactly what started this most recent round of fighting’ (See this link too)?

Via Newsbusters

MADDOW: And of course the whole trip to Asia comes in the midst of a very scary flareup between Israel and Gaza. Now, we do not know exactly what started this most recent round of fighting, but we do know that an Israeli air strike killed the top commander of Hamas in Gaza on Wednesday. And we know then that that was followed by rocket attacks aimed at southern Israel and then Tel Aviv and then today, Jerusalem. Israel has been pounding Gaza with air strikes. The attacks appeared today to be rapidly escalating, including signs that Israel is preparing for a ground incursion into Gaza. The New York Times tonight citing reports of Israeli tanks massing on the border with Gaza.

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