Res ipse loquitur
What a card Joe Biden is. Here he is to Fox News a year ago: ‘I have never spoken to my son about his overseas business dealings.’
Ha, ha, ha.
Peter Schweizer exploded that bald faced lie in his film Riding the Dragon and elsewhere.
And just today the New York Post prints an email captured from Hunter Biden’s computer. It’s from a Ukrainian businessman named Vadym Pozharskyi, who in 2015 was an adviser to Burisma, the shady Ukrainian energy company on whose board Hunter sat. Hunter had no experience in the energy sector. But his dad was vice president of the United States and apparently that was worth the $50,000 per month that Hunter collected in fees.
‘Dear Hunter,’ Pozharskyi wrote, ‘thank you for inviting me to DC and giving me an opportunity to meet your father and spent [sic] some time together.’
Res ipse loquitur: the thing speaks for itself. Indeed, it is eloquent. The Post story continues:
‘Less than eight months after Pozharskyi thanked Hunter Biden for the introduction to his dad, the then-vice president admittedly pressured Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko and prime minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk into getting rid of prosecutor general Viktor Shokin by threatening to withhold a $1 billion US loan guarantee during a December 2015 trip to Kiev.’
How can we be sure? Joe Biden told us himself: ‘I looked at them and said: I’m leaving in six hours. If the prosecutor is not fired, you’re not getting the money. Well, son of a bitch. He got fired.’
Yuck, yuck, yuck.
I wonder when Sleepy Joe is going to apologize to that chap from Iowa who asked him about Hunter at a campaign event last December. ‘You’re a damn liar, man,’ Biden shouted at the fellow. ‘That’s not true and no one has ever said that.’
Who’s a lying, dog-faced pony soldier now?