Video: Biden — Past 6 years have been really, really hard for the country

With friends like this… Maybe the veep was dumping on his boss as a means to increase his own stock as a 2016 Democratic presidential hopeful. Or maybe it was just another case of Joe being Joe.

Whatever the explanation, Biden, speaking in Philadelphia, told his audience:

To state the obvious the past six years have been really, really hard for this country. And they’ve been really tough for our party…. But together — and together — we’ve made some really hard decisions: decisions that weren’t at all popular.

The clip is admittedly short, but it’s hard to imagine a context that makes any of this sound like anything but gloom and doom. Which in the end is an accurate assessment of what the Obama presidency has brought.

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy has written for The Blaze, HotAir, NewsBusters, Weasel Zippers, Conservative Firing Line, RedCounty, and New York’s Daily News. He has one published novel, Hot Rain, (G. P. Putnam’s Sons), and has been a guest on Radio Vice Online with Jim Vicevich, The Alana Burke Show, Smart Life with Dr. Gina, and The George Espenlaub Show.

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