Jon Stewart Names The Biden Trait That 'In This Moment, This Country Needs'

Written by on June 24, 2020

Former “Each day Present” host Jon Stewart stated former Vice President Joe Biden wasn’t his first alternative for president and wasn’t even within the prime 4. 

However he stated Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, has one key attribute that President Donald Trump lacks ― and it’s one he stated the nation wants proper now. 

Talking to “Late Present” host and former Comedy Central colleague Stephen Colbert, Stewart stated he doesn’t like a number of the “shticky” elements of Biden’s persona.  

“However I really feel like that’s not the core of who that man actually is,” he stated. 

Stewart then spoke of the nation’s ache proper now ― and ache is one thing Biden very a lot understands. 

Biden’s first spouse, Neilia Hunter Biden, was killed in a site visitors accident that additionally claimed the lifetime of their child daughter and left their two sons badly injured. A kind of sons, Beau Biden, died of mind most cancers in 2015.

The previous vp has spoken overtly about his grief and ache from loss. 

“Once I see Biden previous the shtick, I see a man who is aware of what loss is, who is aware of grief,” he stated. “And I feel that that type of grief humbles you.”

Stewart stated it results in humility, “and what I feel on this second this nation wants is a frontrunner of humility.” 

See extra of his dialogue with Colbert beneath:  

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