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Biden’s Vice Presidential Angst

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Posted By: MissMolly, 8/4/2020 4:58:35 AM

Would Vice President Biden’s search for a running mate have been so fraught if he hadn’t announced his plan to exclude male candidates from consideration? The thought occurs to us in the wake of the Washington Post’s story about Mr. Biden’s decision to delay by as much as two weeks the announcement of his choice and the ill-feeling among Democrats as jockeying for the position has intensified among the potential picks. “Even some longtime Biden allies worry that the process has become ‘messier than it should be,’ pitting women, especially Black women, against one another,” reports the Post’s Annie Linsky.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds 8/4/2020 6:12:03 AM (No. 499239)
Do any of them pass the smell test, Joe?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 8/4/2020 6:55:19 AM (No. 499257)
Once again - - Biden does NOT have "VP" angst. It's the demonrat leadership which has "P" angst. They're in an all-out meltdown over Joe's mental deterioration. Desperate times call for desperate measures. Hello Mooochelle!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: lakerman1 8/4/2020 7:55:30 AM (No. 499290)
geraldine brought some problems to the ticket. Her husband, whose last name Geraldine refused to use, was the worst kind of thief. He had been appointed by a court to conserve the assets of an elderly, incompetent lady. And he borrowed money from the fund he was supposed to conserve. Her son, a student at Middlebury College, was a drug dealer. father and son were each convicted, and received a slap on the wrist.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: udanja99 8/4/2020 8:12:34 AM (No. 499314)
Pitting blacks against each other - it’s the demonrat way! Just look at any major demonrat city on any given weekend for proof.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: MickTurn 8/4/2020 8:22:44 AM (No. 499329)
Pervy Joe, Pick your Wife, that'll work!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: FunOne 8/4/2020 8:42:48 AM (No. 499361)
Joe painted himself into a corner when he stated that the only qualities that he would demand for a vice presidential pick were limited to pigment and plumbing.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: mizzmac 8/4/2020 9:31:50 AM (No. 499404)
Joe's only "angst" is that his cream of wheat is cold. The delay is that Barack and Val Jar haven't told him yet who he's choosing.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 8/4/2020 9:56:19 AM (No. 499433)
"The reason he is taking extra time might be in respect of due diligence." Current day dems are not capable of such a nuance. The ONLY thing they care about is the votes that the VP candidate might pull in. Biden, despite the absolute denial of the Left, is in serious trouble. He is an unattractive candidate to women, Blacks, and Hispanics. He is seen as senile by more than 50% of those polled. The dems have a track record of failure and if Durham ever gets done, of serious corruption. Watching Pelousy, Scummer, Nadless, Schiffty, and the nutty Leftists prance around, babble, and lie is not reassuring to most voters. It seemed simple, pick a Black woman and shore up those identity groups. But most Black women are pretty Leftist or come with baggage. Many women are centrists or Conservative. A lot of Black men are as well. If Biden were solid, VP characteristics might be minimalized but in this case more and more people believe Biden will be pushed out of office quickly so when you vote, you are actually voting for the VP. Do you really see Stephanie Abrams as President? Liaz Warren? A Kalifornia Leftist? Further, many voters, seeing this Bait & Switch are NOT going to like it and may blow off the election. One thing for sure, the dem side of the election is as confused as Senile Joe. That's going to greatly reduce enthusiasm and dem turnout among critical dem groups. The reason they are hesitating is that they don't know what to do and Joe is too befuddled to give them leadership or guidance; a foretaste of a Biden Presidency.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: padiva 8/4/2020 9:57:19 AM (No. 499435)
So, this is Biden's attempt to be in the news every day. Re-hash the VP dilemma every day.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Chuzzles 8/4/2020 10:42:21 AM (No. 499516)
Is anyone else starting to wonder if the Biden campaign and DNC are trying to concoct an excuse for why they didn't select a minority woman as VP? Would not put it past them if they think they can get away with it.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Luandir 8/4/2020 12:53:21 PM (No. 499690)
Every day of delay increases my suspicion that they've had to start looking past the Frontrunner Five.
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