Your Monday LOL: GAFFE-PRONE BIDEN STRIKES AGAIN: CALLS MITT âPRESIDENT ROMNEYâ AND OBAMA âPRESIDENT CLINTONâ
GAFFE-PRONE BIDEN STRIKES AGAIN: CALLS MITT âPRESIDENT ROMNEYâ AND OBAMA âPRESIDENT CLINTONâ
- Posted on May 7, 2012 at 7:05am by Jonathon M. Seidl
Itâs almost become expected at this point. In the nearly four years heâs been in office, Vice President Joe Biden has awed the country with his gaffes (see here, here, and here, just to name a few). And on Sunday, he struck again.
During an interview with David Gregory on âMeet The Press,â Bidenâs mind seemed otherwise occupied when it came to consistently and correctly referring to who he was talking about. For example, at one point, and much to the joy of Republicans, he referred to Mitt Romney as âPresident Romney.â But as if that wasnât embarrassing enough, he couldnât seem to keep his own bossâs name straight: he also referred to Barack Obama as âPresident Clinton.â The Washington Free Beacon noticed it all:
You can watch the entire interview, which was pre-taped on Friday, below:
Those mistakes come after Biden sent ripples through Washington with other comments during the same interview. He also told Gregory that he is âabsolutelyâ okay with same-sex marriage, prompting Bidenâs office to scramble with a statement saying those words represent Bidenâs personal views and not those of the administration.