The rise of Joe Biden to the presidency wasn’t something that Americans really expected, and, at times, it appeared as though Biden himself wasn’t a big fan of the idea.
He was a reluctant candidate from the get-go, even going so far as to state that he’d be a one-term President no matter what. What it appeared to boil down to was the fact that Biden felt compelled to run in order to give the Democrats a shot at beating Donald Trump.
And, now that’s he’s back in the White House, Biden’s health has again become a concern for many. His mental state is the subject of great debate among political observers, and he’s already injured himself earlier this year, breaking bones in his foot.
On Friday, as Biden ascended the steps to board Air Force One, it appeared as though the Commander in Chief was having a rough go of it.
President Biden stumbled several times while running up the steps of Air Force One on Friday, new video shows.
The 78-year-old commander in chief tripped twice before falling over the third time as he flew up the stairs of the idling aircraft at Joint Base Andrews.
After recovering, Biden appeared to take a moment to dust off his knee before finally making his way to the top. He then gave a salute before ducking into the cabin to take off for Georgia.
Video of the incident was hard to watch.
DOWN GOES BIDEN!
The rare triple stumble concluding in a full fall. Don’t know if I’ve ever seen that before. Twice I thought he’d caught himself, had saved this as just a “stumble.” Then he went down. What a tantalizing sequence. Hope everyone’s okay. pic.twitter.com/6hQHm6uMcH
— Riggs (@RiggsBarstool) March 19, 2021
Biden takes a big fall climbing into Air Force One.
— Liz Wheeler (@Liz_Wheeler) March 19, 2021
Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris were headed to Atlanta to speak to authorities and the Asian Americans community after a series of deadly shootings took place in the area earlier this week.
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