MANIC DEPRESSION IS A FRUSTRATING MESS: Stacy McCain on “Crazy Uncle Joe” in the American Spectator

Biden’s behavior resembled the hypomanic phase of bipolar disorder, as he grinned incongruously or faked laughter in reaction to Ryan’s answers, rudely scoffed at the Republican’s policy proposals as “bluster” and “loose talk,” and bulldozed past whatever feeble attempts Raddatz made to halt his repeated filibusters.

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Elsewhere at the Spectator, newfound respect for Jim Lehrer.