Posted By: Hot Air
Joe Biden’s workaday problems are obvious and specific to him: He is elderly and diminished, a fact about which Democrats have suddenly decided it is permissible to speak. The only kind of politics Biden really knows how to do is politics among senators, having been first elected to the Senate back in the Age of Disco when John Ashbrook was challenging Richard Nixon.
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He is a creature of the 20th century at odds in his tone and his temperament with the catharsis politics of the contemporary Left. But while his roots are in the post–New Deal Democratic Party, he does not seem to have any very strong commitments but is instead willing to be carried along wherever the political currents take him. Biden’s “leadership” is the opposite of leadership. Barack Obama made Democrats proud to be Democrats, whereas Joe Biden makes Democrats wish they were Canadians.