Joe Biden’s 25 Worst Moments of 2022
Joe Biden spent his second year as president notching key legislative victories with a 50-50 margin in the United States Senate, but he also demonstrated his ignorance on key issues facing the country.
Biden also continued his record of awkward and embarrassing moments as well as alarming incidents demonstrating his cognitive decline as he turned 80 toward the end of the year, the oldest United States president ever to hold office.
23. Joe Biden Drools over Gas-Powered Corvette Before Speech Urging Americans to Buy Electric Cars
Biden spent the second part of his presidency pumping up his cheerleading for electric cars to help save the planet, but during a visit the Detroit Auto show, he revealed his true desire for a gas powered Corvette.
After firing up the gas engine, he sat in the car in awe of the it’s power and beauty.
22. Joe Biden: ‘I and so Damn Many Other People I Grew Up with Have Cancer’
In July, President Joe Biden appeared to claim he suffered cancer as a result of pollution in the state of Delaware.
“That’s why I and so damn many other people I grew up with have cancer,” Biden continued. “And why … for the longest time, Delaware had the highest cancer rate in the nation.”
21. Joe Biden Repeats False War Story at Town Hall with Veterans
In December, Biden repeated a false story about a soldier who did not want to receive a medal for his actions of bravery but got nearly every detail of the story wrong.
Mainstream fact-checkers have repeatedly called out the president for getting the story wrong on the campaign, but Biden continues to do a disservice to the service member who acted heroically to save a comrade while also calling into question his ability to remember facts.
19. Joe Biden Grips Emmanuel Macron’s Hand for 42 Seconds in Awkward Handshake
In December, Biden welcomed French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House, gripping his hand in an awkward handshake while welcoming him.
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