***UPDATED WITH CORRECTION*** Biden: ‘This Isn’t Your Garden-Variety Slap across the Face’

***UPDATE: NRO made an update to their original post that includes a slightly longer video and transcript:

We’ve learned that certain behaviors on the part of an abuser portend much more danger than other behaviors. For example, if an abuser has attempted to strangle his victim, if he has threatened to shoot her, if he has sexually assaulted her, and there’s a number of other signs, about eight others. These are tell-tale signs to say this isn’t your garden-variety slap across the face which is totally unacceptable in and of itself.

That’s a little different than the NRO made it sound in the first place. It would be nice in the future if NRO doesn’t do hatchet jobs on their videos.



Joe Biden gave a speech this morning introducing a new domestic-violence-reduction initiative and was talking about tell-tale signs of domestic abuse. Apparently though, you aren’t abusing your spouse as long as it’s a ‘garden-variety slap across the face’:

3..2..oh wait, a Republican didn’t say that. Nevermind.

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