It’s one thing to forget which city you’re touring in, quite another to think your kid had Eric Holder and Loretta Lynch’s old job.
This short clip doesn’t give any hints explaining why Beau Biden’s CV came up in conversation, but Biden REALLY isn’t making the case that he’s got it all together as a candidate for a chair behind the Big Desk.
His eldest son was AG in his home state of Delaware. It is by no means an insignificant accomplishment, but it’s a long way off from what Joe is saying in this clip:
— Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) February 21, 2020
You’d think that this guy would have at least one close friend or family member out there willing to tell him that uncomfortable truth that he hasn’t got what it takes to do this job, even if by some stroke of luck (good for him, and disastrous for the country) he somehow got dropped into the White House.
But maybe the money to be made by those closest to him has blinded them to all good sense. Maybe they’re more interested in their own personal gravy trains than they are either in the good of a nation that would depend on this disoriented gaffe-machine interacting with foreign heads of State in the delicate dance of diplomacy, or the good of an ‘old guy’ who they profess to care about.