The need to be right is the sign of a vulgar mind.
— Albert Camus, born in 1913
Hat tip to Lou in LA as Isabel and Charlotte are diving into the most memorable Election victory of our generation ... good over bully battle
A Presidency for All Americans | Joe Biden for President ‘He’s as Irish as you can get’ - Micheal Martin welcomes prospect of Joe Biden as US President
Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. ( ; born November 20, 1942) is an American politician and president-elect of the United States. After defeating incumbent Donald Trump in the 2020 United States presidential election, he will be inaugurated as the 46th president in January 2021. A member of the Democratic Party, Biden previously served as the 47th vice president from 2009 to 2017 and United States Senatorfor Delaware from 1973 to 2009.
The Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison, has congratulated Joe Biden on his victory in the US presidential election, while his predecessor, Malcolm Turnbull, succinctly declared “what a relief”.
Morrison on Sunday morning local time said he looked forward to coordinating with the new Biden administration on Covid-19 and on technologies to reduce “global” emissions.