Tag: Joe Biden

January 13, 2017 Open Thread

Filed in Delaware, National by on January 13, 2017 2 Comments
January 13, 2017 Open Thread

Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the FBI is being investigated, The Crimes of SEAL Team 6, hearings galore,Biden calls out Trump, and Rosie O’Donnell(?).

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The eerie similarities between Donald Trump and Christine O’Donnell

Filed in Delaware by on March 11, 2016 3 Comments

Didn’t Republicans learn their lesson?

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Hillary raising money in Joe Biden country

Filed in Delaware by on August 21, 2015 6 Comments

Hillary Clinton is coming to Rehoboth Beach, so please don’t mention Joe Biden while she’s here.

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Cannonball! Should Biden disrupt the 2016 election?

Filed in Delaware, National by on August 3, 2015 9 Comments

To quote Ron Burgandy, “That escalated quickly.”

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Tornoe cartoon: RIP Beau Biden

Filed in Delaware by on June 1, 2015 2 Comments

As a new father, I had a hard time drawing today’s cartoon about the death of Beau Biden.

Normally, I include an essay when I post my cartoons, which enables me to broaden the discussion and examine the nuance of a subject beyond the single-focus of a cartoon.

But this is different.

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Joe Biden Shows How To Speak About The Ray Rice Abuse/Assault

Filed in Delaware, National by on September 9, 2014 5 Comments
Joe Biden Shows How To Speak About The Ray Rice Abuse/Assault

I love Joe! Here are his comments regarding the Ray Rice “incident” or – as it’s known when it happens outside of a relationship – assault. It’s never, never, never the woman’s fault. No man has a right to raise a hand to a woman. No means no. [...] The one regret I have is […]

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Not Being Registered to Vote Is Malarkey

Filed in Delaware, National by on September 24, 2013 7 Comments
Not Being Registered to Vote Is Malarkey

Literally Malarkey. So says the folks from MotivationalBiden.com (it’s a Facebook page) to remind people that today is National Voter Registration Day. Most of the folks who read this are registered to vote, but it is worth it to ask around your family and friends to make sure that folks are signed up to participate in their Government. You can check here for the status of your registration. Click here to go to the State’s Dpeartmnt of Elections to sign up.

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An Emerging Working Congressional Coalition?

Filed in National by on January 2, 2013 33 Comments

I think it’s possible, perhaps probable. I also think it’s the most overlooked byproduct of the ‘fiscal cliff’ negotiations.

I also think this means that President Obama has more leverage in upcoming fiscal negotiations than many progressives are willing to admit or have yet come to realize.

Allow me to explain.

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Giving Thanks for Delaware’s Politicans

Filed in Delaware, National by on November 21, 2012 6 Comments
Giving Thanks for Delaware’s Politicans

People are thankful for many different things by the time Thanksgiving rolls around. Some are thankful for their health. Others are happy they have close friends and a loving family. I’m thankful for politicians.

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There Were Some BFD Statements Last Night

Filed in National by on October 12, 2012 24 Comments

Lost in all the in depth pundit discussion of body language and water consumption is the fact that Paul Ryan made some very interesting statements last night.

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The Bane that Bain Was

Filed in National by on May 16, 2012 12 Comments

Vice President Biden today will be reminding voters of the carnage Bain left and of Mitt Romney’s ineffective business leadership.

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It’s Not a Flip-Flop If You Get It Right

Filed in Delaware, National by on May 12, 2012 3 Comments
It’s Not a Flip-Flop If You Get It Right

What is the definition of a flip-flopper?

It’s interesting to explore the origin of the term. Famed New York Times columnist William Safire wrote about a U.S. politician in the late 19th century who was refereed to as “the Florida flopper” by an opponent. Safire noted that the “fl” sound appearing twice [...]

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Biden Comes Out in Support of Same-Sex Marriage

Filed in National by on May 6, 2012 25 Comments

Kudos to Vice President Joe Biden saying publicly that he is “comfortable” with same-sex marriage. I could not be more proud of our Vice President right now.

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Late Night Video: Obama’s Got A Big Stick

Filed in Arts and Entertainment by on April 26, 2012 4 Comments

Thank you, Joe, thank you.

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Say It Ain’t So, Joe

Filed in National by on June 10, 2011 19 Comments

Joe Biden’s presidential campaign received $63,400 of illegal campaign donations from Tigani and NKS.

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It Was Joe Biden Hiding In The Bushes

Filed in Delaware by on December 29, 2010 24 Comments

Christine O’Donnell’s team released a statement on the criminal investigation of her campaign finance spending. As usual, it’s everyone else’s fault.

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Same Sex Marriage is ‘Inevitable’

Filed in National by on December 26, 2010 3 Comments
Same Sex Marriage is ‘Inevitable’

After the defeat of DADT, the ban of gay marriage is coming soon.

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Joe Biden Is Awesome

Filed in Delaware by on October 6, 2010 3 Comments

Joe Biden ridicules the GOP’s debt obsession, saying they have no credibility.

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Where Are My Smelling Salts?

Filed in Delaware by on March 25, 2010 11 Comments

Where did I put my fainting couch? I can’t find any pearls to clutch! The News Journal weighs in on the Biden hot mic moment: When you call a press conference, watch what you say in front of the microphones. Thanks to modern technology, the globe can now hear your whisper. … All Mr. Biden […]

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Joe Biden, Comedian

Filed in National by on March 19, 2010 3 Comments

Joe Biden spoke at the Radio and Television Correspondents dinner on Wednesday and got in some pretty good lines. Here are my personal favorites, courtesy of Unofficial Roast Master and VP Joe Biden On Liz Cheney: Liz Cheney is questioning whether Tom Brady is a real patriot! What the hell, it was worth a try. […]

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Did Biden Screw Over Democrats In The Senate Race?

Filed in Delaware by on February 3, 2010 14 Comments

Asked on MSNBC whether Beau had bowed out of a Senate campaign because the political terrain was just too unfavorable for Democrats, the vice president said that’s not how things went down: “He basically made that decision at Thanksgiving. It’s a question of how it got rolled out.”

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Breaking: Joe Biden’s Mother Has Died

Filed in Delaware, National by on January 8, 2010 10 Comments

I just received a call from LiberalGeek who has informed me (via twitter) that Joe Biden’s mother, Jean Biden, has died. She was 92, so at least we can say she lived a long and eventful life, and saw her son become Vice President of the United States. Our thoughts are with the Biden family. […]

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Joe’s In Charge — Biden Style

Filed in National by on November 15, 2009 0 Comments

Fake Joe Biden on Saturday Night Live. Very funny. h/t Ryan Cormier

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Biden To Appear on The Daily Show

Filed in Delaware, National by on November 15, 2009 2 Comments

Pen this in on your calendar, Vice President Joe Biden will appear on The Daily Show Tuesday night. Last week we had soon-to-be-retired Congressman Mike Castle on Colbert talking about cocks and this week, Biden will say something stupid as well.

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Official Fisker Announcement Today

Filed in Delaware by on October 27, 2009 45 Comments

As many of you know Vice President Joe Biden and Gov. Jack Markell will be at the Boxwood plant this morning to announce the Fisker deal. As the Philadelphia Inquirer wrote, “Delaware appears to be an early winner in the nation’s green-car movement . . .” According to Fisker, they will  probably bring some 1,500 […]

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