Shaky Biden’s bid to stop Bernie gets a kick in the Buttigieg

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Shaky Biden’s bid to stop Bernie gets a kick in the Buttigieg

ANALYSIS | Uncle Joe is the Democrats’ weakest option to take on Trump – and now he’s just lost his ‘spoiler’

Tim Stanley

Seventy-seven-year-old Joe Biden won South Carolina on Saturday and he looks resurrected from the dead. Literally. His hairline has moved, his wrinkles are gone and his teeth are pearly white. It’s a miracle! Has he had any work done?

I have asked a couple of politicians this before and they tend to look surprised. God love them, it’s the only thing they can look.

Biden’s victory shows how exciting and fluid a presidential race can be – although the gleam might have vanished from those pearly whites, and Democrats are likely more anxious than excited, after fellow moderate Pete Buttigieg dropped out of the Democratic nomination race on Sunday...

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