Joe Biden, during a speech to the U.S Conference of Mayors on Saturday, claimed he was elected to the Senate “180 years ago.
— RNC Research (@RNCResearch) September 26, 2020
He seemed to realize what he said but did not correct himself.
Breitbart noted that, ff that was true, Biden would have been in the Senate in 1840 with the likes of John C. Calhoun, James Buchanan, Franklin Pierce, and Henry Clay.
Awkward. MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle just had to help Joe Biden remember what he’s talking about after he loses his train of thought pic.twitter.com/5u49j8P9zU
— TV News HQ (@TVNewsHQ) September 26, 2020
On Friday, Biden appeared on MSNBC but lost his train of thought and host Stephanie Ruhle bailed him out:
“For example, the paycheck protection act. You know, one percent of the money has gone out. One percent. One percent of the, uh — that’s not the paycheck — the um, uh, the, uh, the bill for small, for major…” Biden struggled.
“Main Street Lending,” Ruhle jumped in, referring to the actual program.
“Main Street Lending. One percent’s gone out,” Biden said.
On Saturday, the Biden campaign called a “lid” — that is, no more public sightings for the day — at 9:32 am:
The Biden campaign called a lid for Saturday 9/26 in-person events at 9:32 am
— Mona Salama (@MonaSalama_) September 26, 2020