First Lady Jill Biden had to intervene when her husband, President Joe Biden, experienced another moment of confusion in public. This incident occurred on January 5, 2024, after President Biden delivered a speech in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania following his 13-day vacation. Despite the first lady’s efforts to assist him, President Biden still appeared confused later that day, as captured in a video. The footage shows Jill Biden rushing onto the stage and embracing her husband, but the exact words she whispered to him remain unknown.
After the embrace, the first lady tried to guide President Biden off the stage, but he continued speaking into the microphones, oblivious to the exit music already playing through the loudspeakers.
He then blurts out: “I understand power!”
One query that may arise is the reason behind the first lady’s urgency to rush onto the stage, take hold of her husband’s hand – who is considered to be the most influential person in the world – and guide him off the stage.
This question necessitates some speculation in order to provide an answer, thus leaving it up to individuals to draw their own conclusions.
Nevertheless, it is important to note that there have been numerous concerns regarding the mental fitness of 81-year-old Biden, and he has often faced difficulties when leaving the stage after delivering speeches. In light of this, it appears that the White House has chosen to address this issue by having the first lady lead the president off the stage.
Both President Biden and the first lady faced ridicule on social media due to this incident. For instance, Jake Schneider from RNC Research commented, “She’s escorting him off the stage like a child.”
Regrettably for Biden, the situation did not conclude there. Later that day, while disembarking from the presidential helicopter, both he and the first lady were observed, and Biden still seemed to be in a state of confusion.
After two weeks of vacation and a 32-minute speech, Biden is back in Delaware for a weekend respite.
He was VERY confused upon landing. pic.twitter.com/OLi8EqBeqD
— RNC Research (@RNCResearch) January 6, 2024