Donald Trump Jr. known as out Democrat candidate Joe Biden as being unfit to run for President after the previous vp joked to a lady in New Hampshire that she was a “lying dog-faced pony soldier.”
Biden made the assertion, which he has beforehand attributed to a John Wayne film, after a scholar requested if he might nonetheless be aggressive following the Iowa caucus outcomes.
“It’s a good question,” Biden replied. “Number one: Iowa’s a democratic caucus. You ever been to a caucus? No you haven’t. You’re a lying, dog-faced pony soldier. You said you were – but now you got to be honest. I’m gonna be honest with you. It was a little bit confusing in Iowa.”
Not practically as complicated as utilizing a quote from an obscure film made many years in the past to joke with a school scholar.
After a New Hampshire voter asks @JoeBiden why they need to belief he can flip his marketing campaign round, he asks if she’s ever been to a caucus earlier than; when she says sure, Biden snaps: “No you haven’t. You’re a lying dog-faced pony soldier.” pic.twitter.com/3uxOAu0Ues
— Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) February 9, 2020
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Trump Jr. Responds
While Biden might have been making an attempt an ungainly inside joke that solely he understands, Donald Trump Jr. believes that is extra proof that the highest Democrat candidate is unfit to face his father.
“If he can’t handle a simple question from one of his own supporters, how can Joe Biden possibly take on Donald Trump one on one for six months?” he requested.
If he can’t deal with a easy query from considered one of his personal supporters, how can Joe Biden probably tackle Donald Trump one on one for six months?
🤔🤣🤡 #NewHampshirePrimary https://t.co/t0KVEc9uoZ
— Donald Trump Jr. (@DonaldJTrumpJr) February 9, 2020
Others chimed in on Biden’s odd remark.
“Calling someone a ‘lying dog-faced pony soldier’ isn’t exactly the way to convince people to vote for you,” wrote Beth Baumann, an affiliate editor with Townhall.
Ricochet editor-in-chief Jon Gabriel joked, “Biden’s never polled well with the lying dog-faced pony soldier demographic.”
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What is He Talking About?
Believe it or not, this isn’t the primary time Biden has used the phrase, beforehand attributing it to a line in a John Wayne film.
At a rally for former Democrat Senator Heidi Heitkamp in November of 2018, Biden used the quote in an try to elucidate why a Republican lawmaker needs to be overwhelmed up.
“As my brother, who loves to use lines from movies, a John Wayne movie, there’s a good line in a movie, a John Wayne movie where the Indian chief turns to John Wayne and says ‘this is a lying dog-faced pony soldier,’” Biden claimed.
TMZ experiences that the road didn’t come from a John Wayne flick in any respect, and is extra doubtless from the 1952 Tyrone Power movie known as “Pony Soldier.”
Not solely is he presenting this school scholar with a ‘how do you do fellow kids’ second, however he can’t even get the film proper.
Biden’s odd assertion comes simply two weeks after he was caught on video poking an Iowan voter within the chest and telling him to “go vote for someone else.”
Bold technique to repeatedly insult voters in an try and earn their votes. Maybe it’ll work out for him.