*BIDEN SAYS HE WON’T SEEK DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATION
*BIDEN: ATTEMPT TO UNDO OBAMA LEGACY WOULD BE `TRAGIC MISTAKE’
– Bad News For Hillary, Poll Shows Joe Biden Would Fare Better In National Election (ZeroHedge, Aug 27, 2015)
From the video:
“Why not Joe Biden?”
Yes, why not?
At least Americans will be able to choose between a Zionist, a Zionist and a Zionist.
– Joe Biden on Shalom TV: ‘I am a ZIONIST’ (Video)
– Joe “Ridin’ With” Biden Gears Up For White House Run (ZeroHedge, Aug 24, 2015):
At a certain point, we suppose Joe Biden took a look at the state of the 2016 race for The White House and thought: “why not me?“
Reports now suggest that the Vice President may be considering a run for the Democratic nomination after a meeting in Washington with Elizabeth Warren seemed to indicate that Biden was seriously considering declaring his candidacy.
Here’s WSJ with more:
– Beau Biden, son of vice president, dies of brain cancer (USA Today, May 31, 2015):
BETHESDA, Md. — Former Delaware attorney general Beau Biden, the oldest son of Vice President Joe Biden, died Saturday of brain cancer, the vice president’s office said. He was 46.
Biden had been hospitalized at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center May 19 for treatment of a then-undisclosed illness. The vice president’s office said Saturday he had a relapse of a brain cancer first diagnosed and thought cured in 2013.
The vice president and the rest of his extended family were at his side when he died, the vice president’s office said.
Just as the existing ‘truce’ in Ukraine has been made a total farce as 1000s of military and civilians have been killed, so any ‘hope’ that this weekend’s “peace efforts” will result in anything but more talk is rapidly diminishing… Germany’s Merkel exclaimed honestly that it’s “uncertain whether this will be successful,” seemingly resigned to the fact as she added, “but it’s at least worth making an attempt.” French President Hollande admitted that Ukraine’s eastern regions likely need “strong autonomy.” Ukraine’s Poroshenko blustered that he “trusts” Merkel, that the economy is collapsing (more money please), that the country does not need peacekeepers and a lack of arms is fueling conflict (so send us weapons) while pushing for a Russian withdrawal and quick cease-fire. Finally Vladimir Putin blasted that Russia is unwilling to tolerate a post-Cold War global system dominated by one absolute leader, to which US VP Joe Biden remarked simply “get out of Ukraine.”But apart from that, talks are going great…
Stocks rallied after hours on Friday on a spurious headline that peace talks were progressing…
That appears to be entirely false…
– Humbled Biden apologizes to UAE after accusing it of terrorism funding (RT, Oct 6, 2014):
US Vice President Joe Biden has made the latest in a series of chastening apologies, after the United Arab Emirates expressed “astonishment” at his Thursday remarks. Biden called US allies “the biggest problem” in fighting terrorism in the Middle East.
– Traitor Joe Biden on Shalom TV: ‘I am a ZIONIST’
– Biden: “Unions Built The Middle Class In America” (ZeroHedge, Sep 1, 2014):
You didn’t build that… Unions did. Vice President Joe Biden gave a ‘rousing’ Labor Day speech this morning explaining that “Unions did, in fact, build the middle-class… and that built The United States of America as we know it.”
Seems like the policies since the crash have not been helping…
– Quote Of The Day: John Kerry Hypocrisy Edition (ZeroHedge, Aug, 4, 2014):
John Kerry is at it again… Speaking at the US-Africa Summit, the US Secretary of State explained:
- *KERRY STRESSES NEED FOR COUNTRIES TO OBSERVE HUMAN RIGHTS
Which is odd, given that: a) Obama admitted we tortured some “folk”; and b) when countries refuse to observe human rights – the US drones them?
* * *
But not be outdone, Joe Biden came a close second for QOTD with:
- *BIDEN SAYS AFRICANS MUST DEMAND AN END TO CORRUPTION
– Company In Which Joe Biden’s Son Is Director Prepares To Drill Shale Gas In East Ukraine (ZeroHedge, July 25, 2014):
Recall what we said earlier today: the proxy Ukraine war just like that in Syria preceding it, “is all about energy.”
Recall also the following chart showing Ukraine’s shale gas deposits, keeping in mind that the Dnieper-Donets basin which lies in the hotly contested eastern part of the nation and where as everyone knows by now a bloody civil war is raging, is the major oil and gas producing region of Ukraine accounting for approximately 90 per cent of Ukrainian production and according to EIA may have 42 tcf of shale gas resources technically recoverable from 197 tcf of risked shale gas in place.