So that’s why they call Missouri the ‘Show Me State.’ Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) tweeted a picture Tuesday while he was at the polls, encouraging residents of his state to vote.
Just as Vice President Joe Biden began to leave an interview with The Guardian on his stop in Iowa, he casually put his foot in his mouth. Mercifully, this slip-up is benign compared to his using the word “Shylock” to describe Jews and “the Orient” to describe Asia earlier this week.
Vice President Joe Biden has unshackled a number of racially charged statements in the past.
Let us now praise the unknown reporters! Let us acclaim those stolid scribes who, at the conclusion of Mitt Romney’s overseas trip to England, Israel, and Poland, told Politico—anonymously, of course, and presumably with a straight face—that the days of going easy on the Republican nominee were over.