“Not everyone is trying pretend there is no issue”: Fans Praise George Clooney For Standing Against Joe Biden After Meeting Him at the Fundraiser For the Presidential Race

George Clooney Urges Joe Biden to Step Down for the Sake of Democracy.

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  • George Clooney, a staunch democrat, has asked President Joe Biden to step down from the presidential race.
  • In a New York Times op-ed, Clooney expressed admiration for Biden but emphasized that he believes Biden cannot win the upcoming election.
  • Fans have praised Clooney for his bold stance, highlighting the importance of addressing potential issues within the Democratic party.
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George Clooney has remained a lifelong faithful Democrat and is often seen interacting with politicians and engaging in matters of political importance. Having previously supported and campaigned for various presidential Democratic candidates, the actor is said to be a close friend of the current US President, Joe Biden.

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Just weeks before he even hosted a fund-raiser for the Prez, who has been swimming in deep waters and controversies thanks to his many ‘slip-ups’. However, Clooney seems to have had a change of heart as he recently stood against Biden in a NY Times op-ed, and fans are happy to see someone finally standing up against the 81-year-old leader.

George Clooney Turns Tides as He Asks Joe Biden to Step Down

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The tides are not in favor of President Joe Biden, who is the Democratic candidate in the upcoming Presidential elections. The 81-year-old leader and current President of the United States of America, has suffered several downfalls in recent years. From his many verbal slip-ups, which include infamously calling himself the first Black woman to serve with a Black president (via The Guardian), to recently making a disastrous mistake during a NATO speech (see Daily Mail), the President has been surrounded by a storm of controversy.

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As various dignitaries and prominent politicians and more call for Biden to step down from the Presidential race, given doubts about his neurological health and rumors of Parkinson’s (see Daily Mail), Hollywood star George Clooney too has joined in to ask Biden to step down from the Presidential race.

In a New York Times op-ed, Clooney stated,

I love Joe Biden. As a senator. As a vice president and as president… But the one battle he cannot win is the fight against time. None of us can…  We are not going to win in November with this president. 

Clooney then revealed how the man he met at the fundraiser was not the same man he knew. The actor then continued on by stating how important it is for Joe Biden to step down, before ending the piece by remarking that Biden is a hero and his stepping down will save democracy.

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Fans Praise George Clooney for Stepping Up Against Joe Biden

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George Clooney might not be the only one standing against Joe Bide, for the calls for Biden to step down have intensified in recent weeks. Yet, Clooney’s stance remains significant for the actor has been attached to the party for a long, long time. While people continue to support Biden, seeing the other presidential candidate is none other than Donald Trump, netizens are happy to see Clooney’s changed stance on the matter.

After Clooney’s opinion went viral, fans had several things to say and this is how many of them reacted:

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The upcoming Presidential elections have generated significant debate and the Hollywood star’s decision to speak out against Joe Biden has prompted discussions about the future of the Democratic party. While it is evident that such discussions will continue to unfold as the election approaches, only time will tell how things will fare out for the United States.

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