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Biden visibly irritated when asked if he's taken cognitive test, compares to drug test
2020-08-05
Today's: "Oh, that Joe. God love him"
[Wash Examiner] Joe Biden grew visibly irritated when asked whether he would take a cognitive test such as President Trump did.

"No, I haven't taken a test. Why the hell would I take a test?" Biden said in a Tuesday interview. "C'mon, man."


Biden was asked a similar question last week, during which the former vice president and Democratic presidential nominee dodged the question by saying that he is constantly tested when he is on the campaign trail
In his basement and with softball questions
This time, Biden compared the aim of question from the interviewer, who is black, to being asked to take a drug test.

"That's like saying you, before you got in this program, 'Will you take a test, were you taking cocaine or not?' What do you think, huh? Are you a junkie?'"

The full Tuesday interview will be aired Thursday at the combined convention of the National Association of Black Journalists and National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

Trump and his campaign is targeting Biden's cognitive ability as a campaign tactic, often pointing out when he stumbles over words and misspeaks.
Posted by:Frank G

#11  Good ol' Glass Joe.

Would chew on the whiffle balls if he could put his teeth in correct.
Posted by: swksvolFF   2020-08-05 23:19  

#10  Not too long ago when asked a similar question he responded with something like "Yeah, all the time!"

Maybe if he forgets then it means everyone else does, too.
Posted by: gorb   2020-08-05 23:17  

#9  Not Bee? Wow, just wow...
Posted by: magpie   2020-08-05 17:58  

#8  In his basement and with softball questions

I think they're playing whiffle ball with him these days.
Posted by: gorb   2020-08-05 17:53  

#7  He said "Lying dog-faced pony soldier." His handlers said "You can't say that about people on the team, Joe."
Posted by: M. Murcek   2020-08-05 16:42  

#6  Joey's snapped at people before the virus nonsense. Didn't he call someone fat or something? There might have been other instances, but I cannot recall them. He's that "get off my lawn" type of neighbor.
Posted by: Clem   2020-08-05 16:27  

#5  Dated a social services gal who told me this: Dementia people are placid or combative. Watch out for the latter.
Posted by: M. Murcek   2020-08-05 16:21  

#4  Also paranoia and memory loss (obviously). And I believe we've seen both of those in how he handles his few interviews. Memory loss for over a year now.
Posted by: Vernal Hatrick   2020-08-05 16:07  

#3  Two signs of old age dementia are crankiness and lashing out. Biden is exhibiting both of them bigly.
Posted by: jpal   2020-08-05 15:45  

#2  Of all the drugs he could mention, cocaine comes up...
Posted by: M. Murcek   2020-08-05 15:27  

#1  If Joe doesn't know why he should be tested, he definitely needs to be tested.
Posted by: daniel    2020-08-05 15:12  

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