“Thank you. My name is Joe Biden. I’m Dr. Jill Biden’s husband. And I eat Jeni’s Ice Cream, chocolate chip. I came down because I heard there was chocolate chip ice cream. By the way, I have a whole refrigerator full upstairs. You think I’m kidding, I’m not.”
Biden pauses repeatedly as the audience bursts into laughter.
Since then, some social media users have been asking: “Is this real?”
To be fair this was a business gathering – not a news conference about the shooting BUT you would think he would have a drop of sensitivity considering he did know about the shooting and did answer questions about it when asked.
“To say that he misunderstood the moment would be an understatement,” said former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.