MSNBC's Rachel Maddow interview with Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonDemocrats worry negative images are defining White House Heller won't say if Biden won election Whitmer trailing GOP challenger by 6 points in Michigan governor race: poll MORE on Thursday night included an interruption by the host to show a video of a baby panda sneezing.
"Welcome back," Maddow said after a commercial break. "My interview with Secretary Hillary Clinton is subject to an interruption because of this important video of a sneezing panda."
Maddow proceeded to show the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee footage of a sneezing panda cub startling his unsuspecting mother.
"Pandas just live their lives," Maddow said while reading a passage Clinton's book released Tuesday, "What Happened."
"It is true, people ask me these questions all the time," Clinton said. "And I thought well, you know what? I just want to embrace it and go ahead and tell you what I have for breakfast and all the rest of it and maybe it will give people a little bit of satisfaction that they know me better than they thought they did."
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"She is definitely still in the arena," Maddow said. "So, she's — this is not a retired politician."