President Donald Trump has publicly volunteered to take “crooked Joe Biden” for the customary Tremendous Bowl pre-game interview.
This provide comes on the heels of the White House’s decision to decline the interview alternative for the second consecutive yr.
Far-left CBS, which is broadcasting Tremendous Bowl LVIII on February 11, that includes a conflict between the San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs, had reached out to the White Home to rearrange the interview, persevering with a apply that dates again to 2009.
Nevertheless, Joe Biden has chosen to not take part within the pre-game dialog that usually attracts tens of thousands and thousands of viewers.
Variety has reported that though negotiations between CBS Information and the White Home have been ongoing, the President wouldn’t be concerned within the 15-minute section initially deliberate. The absence of such an interview breaks with a practice that has been upheld by former Presidents and has been a staple of Tremendous Bowl pre-game protection for over a decade.
This resolution marks the second yr President Biden has declined the Tremendous Bowl interview slot, following an identical resolution final yr to not take part in an interview with Fox Information Channel.
Carley Shimkus, the host of “Fox & Buddies,” inquired from contributor Joe Concha concerning the causes behind the president’s resolution to abstain from media protection, particularly contemplating his low ballot numbers main as much as the 2024 election.
“That is by far the lamest, most intelligence-insulting excuse you’ll ever hear so far as why the president is hiding from this interview for the second consecutive yr,” Concha said.
“The interview is like hours earlier than the sport, so it’s not about that. So please cease. It’s really telling that Joe Biden’s handlers are merely fearful of placing him in entrance of a digital camera with no teleprompter or scripted remarks to information him.”
“The Tremendous Bowl, even the pregame, is by far essentially the most watched program of the yr, and whenever you’re a president, who’s polling decrease than any in polling historical past, three years into the job, you’d assume he can be on the market attempting to promote his message on why he and his administration deserve 4 extra years,” Concha continued.
“Joe Biden is a, and I’ll be blunt about this, a coward. Plain and easy,” Concha stated. “He must be telling his handlers he needs this interview as a result of as an alternative, it appears to be like like he’s hiding someplace in Delaware that day, which he in all probability can be doing.”
Reacting to the information on Reality Social, Trump labeled Biden as “Crooked” and criticized his public talking talents, suggesting that the President’s resolution to keep away from the interview was a sensible one.
Trump then made a daring proposal, stating his willingness to step in for Biden, confidently declaring that his look can be “RATINGS GOLD!”
“Crooked Joe Biden has simply introduced that he is not going to be doing the large Tremendous Bowl Interview. An excellent resolution, he can’t put two sentences collectively. I WOULD BE HAPPY TO REPLACE HIM – can be “RATINGS GOLD!”” Trump wrote.