Posted 74 days ago
President Biden was once again spotted using a detailed “cheat sheet” — this time at the G20 summit in Bali — instructing him where to sit, when to deliver remarks and when to pose for photos.
The 79-year-old commander-in-chief was attending an event on the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment Tuesday when photographers snapped a picture of him leafing through pages of notes.
The typed-up memo gave Biden step-by-step instructions on what to do during the meeting and referred to the president as “YOU” written in bold red letters.
“YOU, [Indonesian] President Widodo, and [Japanese] Prime Minister Kishida will take a photo directly before the event starts,” one bullet point read.
Additional instructions said “YOU will sit at the center” and “YOU will deliver opening remarks (5 minutes).”
The notes also reminded Biden: “YOU will close the event alongside YOUR co-hosts.”
At the top and bottom of the sheet, the note’s unknown author printed a bold-faced reminder to Biden to turn the page for his opening statement.
This isn’t the first time that Biden has been caught using stage directions during public engagements.... (Read more)