Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Joe Biden Roosevelt

Joe Biden should be old enough to know better and certainly old enough to know the truth. Following Hillary Clinton's appearance on the CBS Morning News there is speculation that Barack Obama will jettison Biden in early October. Who knows? As I've pointed out before, be ready for many surprises before election day!
My question: What's going on here? (scratches head) Much as I'd love to see Hillary on the ticket I'm concerned as to why Team Obama hasn't reined Joe in a little bit...
The most astonishing Biden comment comes via cbsnews.com, copy pasted word for word, and it even went over Katie Couric's head (unlike Obama's "my Muslim faith" comment which was corrected by an alert interviewer)
"Part of what being a leader does is to instill confidence is to demonstrate what he or she knows what they are talking about and to communicating to people ... this is how we can fix this," Biden said. "When the stock market crashed, Franklin Roosevelt got on the television and didn't just talk about the princes of greed. He said, 'look, here's what happened.'"
Unless CBS removes the link or corrects the text, look for it (and video) here. If they do indeed remove it, I'm certain you'll find screenshots of the original page if you search.
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