The Democrat Debate hosted by CNN has begun.
While shaking hands, former VP Joe Biden asked Kamala Harris to go easy on him.
Joe Biden tells Kamala Harris on #DemDebate stage: "Go easy on me, kid"
— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) August 1, 2019
Some were not impressed and Jessica Valenti called the move “totally obnoxious.”
Yes, Joe Biden said, “go easy on me kid” to Kamala Harris when they shook hands. Yes, that is totally obnoxious.
— Jessica Valenti (@JessicaValenti) August 1, 2019
Jessica Geilfuss called the move “infantilizing and patronizing her.”
— Jess Geilfuss, M.S. (she/her)🏳️🌈🇺🇸 (@jessjacks) August 1, 2019
— Angenette Levy (@Angenette5) August 1, 2019