Stop Calling It A “Stutter”: Here Are Dozens Of Examples Of Biden’s Dementia Symptoms

  • Difficulty starting a word, phrase or sentence
  • Prolonging a word or sounds within a word
  • Repetition of a sound, syllable or word
  • Brief silence for certain syllables or words, or pauses within a word (broken word)
  • Addition of extra words such as “um” if difficulty moving to the next word is anticipated
  • Excess tension, tightness, or movement of the face or upper body to produce a word
  • Anxiety about talking
  • Limited ability to effectively communicate
  • Memory loss, which is usually noticed by a spouse or someone else
  • Difficulty communicating or finding words
  • Difficulty with visual and spatial abilities, such as getting lost while driving
  • Difficulty reasoning or problem-solving
  • Difficulty handling complex tasks
  • Difficulty with planning and organizing
  • Difficulty with coordination and motor functions
  • Confusion and disorientation

1. “Make sure you have the record player on at night… make sure the kids hear words.”

2. “We hold these truths to be self-evident. All men and women created by the, go, you know the, you know the thing.”

3. “Super Thursday”

4. “I’m a Democratic candidate for the United States Senate. Look me over, if you like what you see help out, if not vote for the other Bi- gimme a look though okay?”

5. “Alright Chuck!”

6. “Right here in the state of North South Carolina.”

7. Randomly biting his wife’s finger.

8. Worked with Deng Xiaoping, who died 23 years ago, on the Paris Climate Accord during the Obama administration.

9. “Poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids.”

10. Whatever the hell this is.

11. We’ll increase healthcare premiums and make sure care is not quality, only affordable.

12. “Look, fat, look, here’s the deal.”

13. “My deceased son was the Attorney General of the United States.”

14. Being aggressive and inappropriate with Iraq war veterans, wrongly insinuating that his son died in the war.

15. This incoherent word salad.

16. “We choose truth over facts.”

17. “150 million people have been killed since 2007 when Bernie voted to exempt the gun manufacturers from liability.”

18. Confusing Theresa May with Margaret Thatcher.

19. Confusing Angela Merkel with Margaret Thatcher.

20. “You’re a lying dog-faced pony soldier.”

21. Rambling confused gibberish, including saying Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr were assassinated in the late 70s.

22. Fix the problem of violence against women by “punching at it and punching at it and punching at it.”

23. Implementing a childcare tax credit would “put 720 million women back in the workforce.”

24. Thought he was in Vermont when he was in New Hampshire.

25. Confused New Hampshire and Nevada.

26. Said he was vice president during the Parkland shooting.

27. Said 1976 when he meant 2014.

28. Said he’s looking forward to “appointing the first African American woman to the United States Senate.”

29. “Go to Joe 30330 and help me in this fight.”

30. Made, then dropped, claim that he was arrested in South Africa while trying to visit Nelson Mandela in prison.

31. “Clipping coupons at the stock market.”

32. Confused his wife and his sister.

33. Jill Biden’s face revealing a flash freakout when he starts forgetting what he’s saying.

34. Claimed he had the support of the “only” African American woman that had ever been elected to the senate, while the other one was standing on the stage with him.

35. “Why why why why why why why!”

36. Referred to Bernie Sanders as “the president”, then, still unable to remember his name, called him “my friend Vermont”.

37. Also called Cory Booker “the president”.

38. Repeatedly forgot Obama’s name, called him “President… My Boss”.

39. “My longfriend timefriend and she’s a friend she’s been my friend in and out of public life.”

40. Saying “an Obiden-Bama Democrat” after being allowed to speak for seven minutes.

41. “Because we cannot get re-elected… we cannot win this re-election… excuse me, we can only re-elect Donald Trump… if in fact we get engaged in this circular firing squad here.”

42. Yelling at a Detroit factory worker, calling him “full of shit” and “a horse’s ass”, babbling about “AR-14”s, shushing a female aide, then defending it afterward by saying “I’m surprised that Sanders is joining Trump. It’s surprising.”

43. Saying it’s two years between March and November, then correcting himself and saying it’s actually one year between March and November, then correcting himself again and saying it’s actually one year between March and January.



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Caitlin Johnstone

Caitlin Johnstone

I write about the end of illusions.