On Friday, Vice President Kamala Harris got as close to being president as she ever will when she was temporarily appointed as acting president while President Joe Biden went for a "routine" colonoscopy at Walter Reed Hospital.
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki announced that Biden was getting a "routine physical," which included a colonoscopy and the use of anesthesia.
“As was the case when President George W. Bush had the same procedure in 2002 and 2007, and following the process set out in the Constitution, President Biden will transfer power to the Vice President for the brief period of time when he is under anesthesia,” she explained.
I do find it interesting that there was a rumor circulating overseas that Biden pooped his pants while visiting the Pope a few weeks ago, and now he is getting a "routine" colonoscopy. Coincidence? Perhaps...but probably not.
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President Joe Biden is in increasing danger of his presidency being cut short by the invocation of the 25th amendment. In addition to evidence of declining mental capacity, he has had his share of embarrassing health-related questions.
Biden has also suffered from a series of abrupt cancellations. A live event with the Pope during his visit to Rome was canceled. On Thursday, a press conference between the visiting leaders of Mexico and Canada was suddenly canceled. The NY Post reported that his aides “were left scrambling to clean up a series of misstatements.”
While the mainstream press insist that the 25th amendment measure is unthinkable due to the current composition of the U.S. Congress, which must invoke the clause to remove Joe Biden, the Democratic Party may believe that Joe Biden has become expendable, and an overall negative for the party’s chances in the midterm elections or in 2024.
According to the Constitution, the sitting President of the United States to the Congress can be removed with a two-thirds vote in both the House and the Senate.
“If the Congress, within twenty-one days after receipt of the latter written declaration, or, if Congress is not in session, within twenty-one days after Congress is required to assemble, determines by two-thirds vote of both Houses that the President is unable to discharge the powers and duties of his office, the Vice President shall continue to discharge the same as Acting President; otherwise, the President shall resume the powers and duties of his office,” the Constitutional amendment reads.
We certainly don't need Joe Biden as president for another day. However, a Harris or Pelosi administration would be just as bad.
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Grocery Chain Owner Sounds Alarm: Food Prices Will Go Up 'Tremendously'
On Monday, Gristedes grocery chain owner John Catsimatidis appeared on Fox Business Network and warned that food prices are going to go up "tremendously" as President Joe Biden struggles to get a handle on rising inflation. Inflation, that could have easily been avoided had the Biden administration not continued to throw away money left and right.
A partial transcript is as follows:
Dr. Doom Grants Vaccinated Americans Permission to Enjoy Holidays with Family
On Sunday, chief White House medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci appeared on ABC’s “This Week” and declared that fully vaccinated Americans are allowed to enjoy Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas get togethers with their families.
How kind of him...*eyeroll*
Biden: ‘Unfortunately’ Colin Powell’s Vaccine ‘Didn’t Work’ Due to 'Underlying Conditions'
On Monday, President Joe Biden commented on the death of former Secretary of State Colin Powell, who died of COVID complications despite being fully vaccinated.
“By the way, he had serious underlying conditions, as you know, that’s the problem. It wasn’t that the vaccinations aren’t good, he had two very serious underlying conditions,” Biden told reporters. “And unfortunately didn’t work. God love him.”
WATCH: Jill Stops Dementia Joe from Trying to Talk into Mic While Music Blasts
Yikes! That is the first word that comes to mind when I think of all the cringeworthy things that President Joe Biden continues to do.
On Monday, he was his usual confused self during an event at the White House. He can be seen taking the podium and then attempting to speak into the microphone as the band in the background is still playing "God Bless America."
Busted! Biden Caught Red-Handed Violating His Own Mask Rules! What a Hypocrite! (VIDEO)
Busted! President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden were caught red handed over the weekend violating the mask rules put into place by DC Mayor Muriel Bowser.
Biden has been a stickler for pushing mask mandates and lecturing Americans to wear masks even if vaccinated, yet he can walk around and breathe clean air? Rules for thee, but not for me...eh?.
Boom! Sen. Lindsey Graham Calls for Impeachment of Joe Biden
During an interview with Fox News host Jeanine Pirro on Saturday, Senator Lindsey Graham called for the impeachment of President Joe Biden over the dangerous border crisis.
“There’s been 100% increase in fentanyl seizures at the Yuma sector alone. Our borders are completely open, they’re porous, people are pouring in, drugs are pouring in,” Graham explained. “Here’s what I worry about: Terrorists getting in the middle of this group and killing a bunch of us. The incompetence in Afghanistan...
'Let's Go Brandon' Song Trends at #1 on iTunes! Hear It Here!
Unless you have been living under a rock, then you have heard about the "f*ck Joe Biden" chants that have taken over sports stadiums, concerts, and even NASCAR.
You have also probably heard of the phrase "let's go Brandon" which came from a news reporter trying to claim that the crowds were chanting to cheer on NASCAR driver Brandon Brown....newsflash, they weren't.
Psaki to Reporters on Biden Violating Mask Mandate: 'Don’t Focus On It'
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki loves to get snippy with reporters when they are asking questions that she either doesn't have an answer to, or that make President Joe Biden and his administration look bad.
On Monday, Fox News reporter Peter Doocy asked Psaki about the hypocrisy that the Bidens displayed over the weekend, when they were seen walking through a DC restaurant without masks. In DC, there is currently a mask mandate for all citizens, regardless of vaccination status, at indoor establishments.
Pence Addresses Biden's Botched Afghanistan Withdrawal: ‘Weakness Arouses Evil’
Former Vice President Mike Pence appeared on Fox News Business and told host Larry Kudlow that President Joe Biden's poorly mishandled withdrawal from Afghanistan could send a message to other adversaries that the United States is weak.
“Larry, weakness arouses evil, and the Biden administration’s disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan this August was a disgrace,” Pence explained. “And it was a disservice to the generation of Americans who wore the uniform who served, especially those who sacrificed in Afghanistan, defending freedom. But there is...