8 March 2024 link politics

📣 So Much for Sleepy Joe”: On Biden’s Rowdy, Shouty State of the Union — New Yorker

Biden wasn’t exactly a happy warrior on Thursday night, but he was a forceful one. He seemed unfazed by the occasional word salad that he made of his script. He was definitely not soporific. The speech kept one part of the evening’s traditions intact–it was terribly long, more than an hour–but the general vibe was different than most State of the Union addresses I can recall–sharply confrontational, intensely divided.

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