David Roberts+ Your Authors @drvox Seattleite transplanted from Tennessee; now blogging for vox.com/ about energy politics. Climate hawk, deficit dove. Not a doctor. Apr. 23, 2019 1 min read + Your Authors

I do not understand the positive case for Biden's candidacy. Can someone explain it? (Note: "vaguely associated with Obama" is not a positive case.)

A I expected, the vast majority of these answers amount to, "other people seem to like him." Not a single person in the thread cited an actual thing he has said or done. I personally don't think "other people seem to like him" is a strong or durable premise for a candidacy. 🤷‍♂️

When I die and go to hell all I will see for eternity is my own Twitter typos, scrolling by endlessly.


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