President Joe Biden seems to have fallen asleep throughout Monday opening classes on the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland:
Biden noticed sleeping in the course of the Climate Change Conference. #COP26 #COP26Glasgow pic.twitter.com/UQk5QACjJc
— MeghUpdates🚨™ (@MeghBulletin) November 1, 2021
That’s a sleeping man.
I had anticipated Biden’s allies — the media — to disregard the story. Instead, one press member is acknowledging Biden’s nap and dealing fiercely to defend the snooze.
NBC News senior White House reporter Kelly O’Donnell warned us to take it simple on Biden as a result of these classes “can be a political obstacle.”
“It is also true that the hours are long, the time differences are real and the president has kept a rigorous schedule over several days, having lots of meetings, appearances, and speeches,” she added on MSNBC Monday. “And, quite late night last night.”
Got that? Give Biden a break, he works lengthy hours and has obstacles. NBC didn’t reply for the opposite world leaders in attendance who managed to remain awake throughout your entire session. Otherworldly people, little question.
O’Donnell additionally reminds us that Biden is outdated, saying he “turns 79 later this month.” So is O’Donnell suggesting Biden’s age is a matter? If so, why did NBC say Biden’s age was a non-factor all of final 12 months main as much as the election?
You have to present NBC credit score, although. It’s uncommon to see one of many blue-chips — NBC, CNN, ABC, CBS, New York Times, and NPR — separate. As of publication, solely NBC had spent the day telling the nation Biden works a busy schedule.
Because of Biden’s nickname and face, that is so occurring a t-shirt: