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CNN’s Gloria Borger: Biden Is ‘Reminding People of the Gaffe-Prone Joe Biden’

A CNN panel tonight knocked former Vice President Joe Biden for awkwardly joking about the controversy over women who have said they felt uncomfortable about him touching them inappropriately.

Biden today joked about getting “permission” first, and as Gloria Borger told Anderson Cooper tonight, clearly Biden’s aides were “cringing.”

“He’s only reminding people of the gaffe-prone Joe Biden,” she said. “This was a gaffe today, he shouldn’t have done it.”

David Axelrod similarly didn’t understand why Biden did this today after the video he put out earlier this week. Kirsten Powers questioned whether Biden gets it after what he said today.

You can watch above, via CNN.

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