"There will be, in the next generation or so, a pharmacological method of making people love their servitude, and producing dictatorship without tears, so to speak, producing a kind of painless concentration camp for entire societies, so that people will in fact have their liberties taken away from them, but will rather enjoy it, because they will be distracted from any desire to rebel by propaganda or brainwashing, or brainwashing enhanced by pharmacological methods. And this seems to be the final revolution" -- Aldous Huxley, 1931

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The president had a chance to show his ‘big boy’ credentials. But he just made America look like an international joke

 
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If Joe Biden wanted to design a pair of gaffes to cause his presidency as much damage as possible, it would be hard to do better than his performance on Thursday night.

This Nato summit in Washington has already been overshadowed by questions about the US president’s age and mental capacity, and every world leader has been asked about it in interviews here.

Two miles away, on Capitol Hill, Democrats have been locked in conclave all week to discuss what to do about Mr Biden and his health.

All eyes were on this evening, to see if he could bring this summit to a close without a hitch. He could not.

There was a gasp in the media centre, where hundreds of journalists were gathered to watch that press conference.

On screens around the room, Mr Biden turned to his left and prepared to give way to Mr Zelensky.

“And now I want to hand it over to the President of Ukraine, who has as much courage as he has determination,” he said.

Pausing for effect, he concluded: “Ladies and gentlemen – President Putin.”

Immediately, the atmosphere among the assembled hacks turned from one of interest, to one of horror.

The feeling in the room was exactly the same as at the presidential debate on June 27, when Mr Biden froze on stage. People looked at each other as if to say: “Can this really be happening?”

Sir Keir Starmer, Olaf Scholz and Emmanuel Macron were all asked about it in their own press conferences minutes later, and all dismissed Mr Biden’s mistake as a harmless slip of the tongue.

But the truth is that the timing of this incident could not have been more unfortunate.

But an hour and a half later, he did it again. In his own press conference, Mr Biden was asked about Kamala Harris’s suitability to be president, in an obvious nod to the idea of her replacing him on the Democratic ticket.

“I wouldn’t have picked Vice President Trump to be vice president, if she’s not qualified to be president,” he said. More gasps, as the penny dropped that he had mistaken his closest ally for his greatest foe.

Claire's Observations:  IF this is not one of the most vile examples of "geopolitical elder abuse", I have ever witnessed, at 75, on the part of his By-di-Bydenistas, and in particular, his wife, Dr. Jill Biden, I cannot tell you what is.

This kind of dementia doesn't happen "suddenly"; it happens in stages, over time. His doctors have known; his wife has known; Obama has known;  and his aides have known for quite some time that this was happening; but the lust for power, and "pulling a fast one " over on the American people", was just too great a temptation for all of them to overcome. 

How "delighted" they all must have been at the "outcome" of the 2020 election;  the "election" of a guy, already in the throes of dementia which, so far, may be somewhat stabilized through treatment, but cannot yet be cured. 

Of course, the reality is, that By-di-Bye's "First Administration" has been that of "Obama 2.0"   Now, there is some talk about potentially running Michelle Obama in By-di-Bye's place; if this happens, and Michelle "wins" (as illegal immigrants are already being given the right to vote in some states https://nypost.com/2024/06/14/us-news/how-non-citizens-are-getting-voter-registration-forms-across-the-us-and-how-republicans-are-trying-to-stop-it/), it will be an "Obama 3.0 administration.

Nothing to see here, folks; just "US politics as usual"; or then again.... perhaps not.

 

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