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David Horsey
Biden can not resist speaking the truth [Commentary]
Biden can not resist speaking the truth [Commentary]

Most of the pundit class sees Vice-President Joe Biden as the king of gaffes. The man commits verbal faux pas with regularity, much to the chagrin of White House spinmeisters desperate to deliver a unified message. Like a bad Catholic in a confessional, he is forever seeking forgiveness and then sinning again. However, there is a difference between Biden and the run-of-the-mill politician with his foot in his mouth who gets into trouble for telling a big fib, garbling words or saying something profoundly stupid. Biden's problems usually arise from saying things that are inconveniently true. Today's typical politicians struggle mightily to avoid uttering...