What Americans Should Know About Joe Biden SUBSCRIBE: https://youtu.be/WfsAkSb923k : Joe Biden has been in politics since 1973. You probably know the former vice president best for his bromance with Barack Obama and his countless memes, but the man has lived a complicated, controversial, and tragic life. Here’s what you don’t know about Joe Biden.
Wanna win some points at your next trivia night? Betcha didn’t know Biden’s middle name is Robinette.
Okay, so Robinette might be a little offbeat, but it definitely has a history. Biden told C-SPAN,
“It’s my grandmother Biden’s maiden name. It’s French. And it goes back a long, long way. Allegedly, the Robinettes came over with Lafayette and never went home.”
Although they are polar opposites politically, Biden and Trump do have one thing in common: neither one drinks alcohol.
But Biden’s reasons for abstaining are more clear-cut. He told the New York Times,
“There are enough alcoholics in my family.”
A friend of Biden’s also noted that the former VP’s family had quote “more than their fare share” of alcohol-related issues while Biden was growing up.
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A unique middle name | 0:22
Skipping the sauce | 0:45
Health scares on the brain | 1:15
Facing horrific tragedy | 1:42
His son’s dying wish | 2:21
Way too close for comfort | 2:59 https://youtu.be/uKPdlm3UDPM