Although being alive has traditionally been a requirement to win the presidency, other dead politicians have won elections, including Missouri Governor Mel Carnahan who beat incumbent senator John Ashcroft in 2000 despite having died five weeks before the election.
WASHINGTON, DC – Admitting they haven’t seen or heard from the presidential candidate recently, democratic party insiders are questioning whether former Vice President Joe Biden is even alive still.
“I’ve been seeing ads here and there, but they are mostly made up of clips from Joe’s time as vice president or voice-overs from a speech he made back in April,” said democratic strategist Paul Begala, adding “his Twitter account has been pretty active, but those posts are made by someone from his campaign. I’ve asked around and no one has seen or heard from Biden since early June.”
Citing concerns over Covid-19, the campaign made the decision in May to suspend most public appearances and set up a makeshift studio in the basement of Biden’s Wilmington, Delaware home where he could participate in virtual interviews and make statements to the public by video, but these sessions have largely ceased or…
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