Joe Biden snubbed Saturday’s Army-Navy soccer recreation and selected to remain in his house state of Delaware as an alternative.
The Internet could not assist however discover Biden’s absence from the Army Navy recreation at MetLife Stadium in Rutherford, New Jersey, which was often attended by former US presidents.
One of the seemingly causes Biden snubbed the patriotic occasion is to keep away from the chance of standing in a stadium in entrance of tens of 1000’s of individuals and saying, “Let’s Go Brandon!” to sing, a euphemism for “Fuck Joe Biden”.
“Let’s Go Brandon” and “Fuck Joe Biden” chants have erupted at quite a few faculty soccer video games throughout the nation up to now few months as its COVID and spending insurance policies have led to inflation, hovering gasoline costs and provide chain collapses.
In distinction, former President Trump loved epic obeisances from troopers and spectators through the Army-Navy Games, which he competed as President yearly besides 2017.
@actualDonaldTrump President Trump is accompanied by Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Mark Milley through the one hundred and twentieth Army-Navy soccer recreation in Philadelphia | November 25, 2019 / Official White House picture of Shealah Craighead pic.twitter.com/JMtBhgH8zJ
– White House Photos (@photowhitehouse) December 17, 2019
President Trump’s Welcome to the Army Navy Game # ArmyNavy2018 pic.twitter.com/bcIbaSFAMw
– Benny (@bennyjohnson) December 8, 2018
From the Times Herald Record:
Donald Trump attended the sport from 2016-20 (the primary as President-elect). Harry Truman visited six years in a row (1945-50) and once more in 1952, contemporary from workplace. George W. Bush participated in 2001, 2004 and 2008.
The first US President to serve within the Army-Navy was Theodore Roosevelt in 1901 and 1905. Woodrow Wilson was there in 1913. Calvin Coolidge was on the 1924 recreation.
Gerald Ford was the primary president since John F. Kennedy in 1974 in 1961-62. Bill Clinton visited in 1996 and Barack Obama in 2011.
At this cut-off date, the Biden administration has not even confirmed the sport.
But bear in mind, Biden “received” with 81 million votes!
College soccer followers sing ‘F * ck Joe Biden’ on opening weekend