Sunday , May 31 2020
Home / Tyler Durden /Biden Apologizes For ‘Cavalier’ Racism During Damage Control Call With Black Leaders

Biden Apologizes For ‘Cavalier’ Racism During Damage Control Call With Black Leaders

Summary:
Update (1625ET): Hours after insulting black voters, Biden said he regrets telling radio host Charlamagne Tha God that black Trump supporters and undecideds "ain't black." "I shouldn’t have been such a wise guy. I shouldn’t have been so cavalier," said Biden, speaking on a damage control call with black business leaders. "I don’t take it for granted at all and no one should have to vote for any party based on their race, religion or background. There are African Americans who think Trump is worth voting for. I don’t think so and I’m prepared to put my record against his, that was the bottom line and it was really unfortunate, I shouldn’t have been so cavalier." No word on whether he thinks the black business leaders are "the first mainstream African-American(s) who is articulate and

Topics:
Tyler Durden considers the following as important:

This could be interesting, too:

Tyler Durden writes Here Are All The NYC Restaurants That Have Permanently Closed During The Coronavirus Crisis

Tyler Durden writes Watch Live: Riots Erupt From Coast To Coast; Stores Looted; Officers Attacked And Stabbed

Tyler Durden writes Trump Blasts “Outdated Group Of G7 Countries” – Postpones Summit After Merkel Rebuff, Will Invite Russia Back In

Chris Vermeulen writes Comparing Bitcoin to Other Sectors – Risk vs. Value

Update (1625ET): Hours after insulting black voters, Biden said he regrets telling radio host Charlamagne Tha God that black Trump supporters and undecideds "ain't black."

Biden Apologizes For 'Cavalier' Racism During Damage Control Call With Black Leaders

"I shouldn’t have been such a wise guy. I shouldn’t have been so cavalier," said Biden, speaking on a damage control call with black business leaders.

"I don’t take it for granted at all and no one should have to vote for any party based on their race, religion or background. There are African Americans who think Trump is worth voting for. I don’t think so and I’m prepared to put my record against his, that was the bottom line and it was really unfortunate, I shouldn’t have been so cavalier."

No word on whether he thinks the black business leaders are "the first mainstream African-American(s) who is articulate and bright and clean" like he said of Obama in 2007.

*  *  *

Joe Biden just massively insulted black voters - telling a popular black radio host on Friday that he 'ain't black' if he was still weighing whether to support Biden or Trump in the November election.

Biden's comment came during an interview with "The Breakfast Club" host Charlamagne tha God, who challenged the former VP over his decades-long record on racial issues and asked him about possibly choosing a black, female running mate, according to Politico.

"I’m not acknowledging anybody who is being considered, but I guarantee you, there are multiple black women being considered. Multiple," said Biden of his (handlers') search for a VP nominee.

It was then that an aide to the Biden campaign could be heard interjecting into the conversation, attempting to cut short the interview. “Thank you so much. That’s really our time. I apologize,” the aide said.

You can't do that to black media!” Charlamagne retored.

“I do that to white media and black media because my wife has to go on at 6 o’clock,” Biden shot back, apparently referring to a subsequent media appearance by Dr. Jill Biden, before adding: “Uh oh. I’m in trouble.”

“Listen, you’ve got to come see us when you come to New York, VP Biden,” Charlamagne said. “It’s a long way until November. We've got more questions.”

“You’ve got more questions?” Biden replied. “Well I tell you what, if you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or Trump, then you ain’t black.

Charlamagne explained that “it don’t have nothing to do with Trump, it has to do with the fact [that] I want something for my community.” But Biden remained adamant in promoting what he described as a career of public service devoted to advancing civil rights. -Politico

Needless to say, while Biden's comment will probably go unnoticed by his MSM surrogates, it hasn't slipped past Twitter users:

Full interview here:

No word on whether Biden thinks black Trump supporters' kids are as bright as white kids.

Tyler Durden
Tyler Durden (a pseudonym) represents the idea that a return to truly efficient markets is a possibility and a necessity. After having experienced the inner workings of capitalism at various asset managers and advisors, Tyler believes that the current model is flawed and a deleveraging at every level of modern society is needed to reinspire the fundamental entrepreneurial spirit.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *