“Obviously yesterday he tried to suggest there was a distinction between his personal views of what he thought was a moral outrage versus an official policy position on the part of the United States,” said a reporter at today’s White House briefing.
“But you know full well something that candidate Joe Biden said virtually every day on the campaign trail, that the words of a president matter, that they can, as he often put it, lead a country into war. Is he not living up to the standard that he set himself during the campaign?” he asked.
“Absolutely not,” replied Bedingfield hilariously, not realizing she accidentally gave the correct answer.
He absolutely is not living up to that standard.
The rest of the clip isn’t as good as the opening, but watch anyway:
GREAT question. PATHETIC answer. OPEN thread.
Consider this an OPEN THREAD.