“If Donald Trump is reelected, he will forever and fundamentally alter the character of this nation,” narrated Biden over images of Trump supporters followed by video of men marching with torches and Confederate flags. “We can’t. And I will not let this man be reelected president of the United States of America,” said Biden at the end of the ad.
“This is, I think, a reflection of the statement that Biden made when he entered this race, which is essentially saying Donald Trump is an irredeemable bigot and destructive force and he needs to be stopped,” observed Wall Street Journal editorial board assistant editor James Freeman.
“Is that a good theme for a campaign in 2020?” he asked the “Deep Dive” panel.
Torches and confederate flags? Somebody nudge Biden — his brain is stuck in a Möbius loop; that’s right out of the same playbook he used on milquetoast Mitt Romney of in 2012: