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Biden in his prime

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Posted By: MissMolly, 2/25/2020 4:52:44 AM

"Someone once called Joe Biden the only 29-year-old underachiever ever elected to the United States Senate," Paul Taylor wrote in his 1989 opus See How they Run. Biden, he noted, whose 1988 presidential run had ended in disaster, tended to confuse words with action. Mary McGrory once described him as "a collection of good instincts and incoherent utterance, pleasant, energetic, but not in control." In the New Yorker, Elizabeth Drew wrote that he was "knocked out by a weakness that was going to catch up with him ... intellectual barrenness." He was a "nice guy who hasn’t demonstrated depth or mental or verbal discipline,"

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Petronius 2/25/2020 5:32:44 AM (No. 328937)
Slow Joe may be an idiot, but he is certainly not a "nice guy". Biden is petty, vindictive, and a brazen liar.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 2/25/2020 6:52:42 AM (No. 328983)
Joe Biden's career was only possible in a city/state like Delaware. Every time he ran in a larger venue, he got creamed by the competition. Barack Obama chose his VP well - a lightweight who was no competition.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 2/25/2020 6:59:05 AM (No. 328987)
Consider the desperation of a party that would put their hopes in Biden's basket. Consider the lightweights and Communists they have placed on the stage for consideration. This is a party in the process of collapsing.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: bigfatslob 2/25/2020 7:22:57 AM (No. 329011)
Let's cut to the chase, pushup Joe is a buffoon.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 2/25/2020 7:42:58 AM (No. 329021)
That million dollar smile has always been his best asset. His friendly touchy-feely vib used to be appealing, but in light of the metro movement, it has turned into a liability. The main reason he is unelectable is that he appears to be a few short years away from a nursing home with a memory care unit.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Highlander 2/25/2020 11:33:08 AM (No. 329257)
I knew a guy like that in my "hippie" days. Always pontificating about issues he had no clue about. Nobody wanted to be around him because he was obnoxious to a fault. He had initial charm on first meeting him, but soon revealed a pattern of lying and exaggerating to bolster his weak self-esteem. He could have been Biden's cousin.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: DVC 2/25/2020 1:38:54 PM (No. 329388)
Meaner than a snake, his whole life. Never a nice guy.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Hazymac 2/25/2020 1:59:49 PM (No. 329407)
The almost comically oblivious Biden lives with, as Elizabeth Drew wrote along ago, "intellectual barrenness." Even in his young adulthood his IQ mightn't have achieved an honest 80: naturally barren. Now he's senile to boot. Napoleon XIV in 1966 was ahead of his time. "...And then the days got worse and worse And now you see I've gone Completely out of my mind And they're coming to take me away ha-haaa They're coming to take me away ho-ho hee-hee ha-haaa To the funny farm Where life is beautiful all the time And I'll be happy to see those nice young men In their clean white coats And they're coming to take me away ha-haaa" Forward and backward, here is that hit single from 53 years ago. Side B is side A with the tape running backward. The Beatles weren't the only ones fiddling with backward tapes in 1966. ("Rain" was the first song to employ that technique.) Give Slo Jo the nurses employed by the late Hugh Hefner. You know, the ones who shampoo with Clairol Herbal Essence and measure 36-22-32. That's what he really wants. Why does he persist in this national joke that only he doesn't comprehend? Summon the men in white with the butterfly nets. He's thoroughly baked, done. Take him out da oven.
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