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It is said that gaffes occur when a politician accidentally tells the truth, but how does that explain Joe Biden?
Joe Biden’s gaffes are not the normal kind, defined as a politician accidentally telling the truth. That is something the former Vice President doesn’t do — accidentally or otherwise. Most of his gaffes are whoppers, easily debunked but reported as gospel by a fawning press.
But Biden has told the truth twice recently. Once deliberately and once accidentally; the first one about the oil industry.
But Biden’s latest gaffe is the traditional kind – an accidental telling of the truth. That is what we used to know as normal, but in 2020 is a man-bites-dog story.
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