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11/02/2013 02:38 pm ET Updated Jan 23, 2014

Obama Was Never Going To Ditch Biden

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The news this week that Team Obama supposedly seriously considered dropping Joe Biden for Hillary Clinton during the run-up to the 2012 election is, more than anything, evidence once more for how the imperative to Do Something! produces foolish ideas for campaigns, which produce foolish stories in the press, which in turn push candidates to consider Do Something! even if it's foolish.

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