President Joe Biden; Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz. Original public domain image from Flickr

There has been a growing concern about President Joe Biden‘s mental health as recent incidents have raised questions about his cognitive abilities. In an interview with ABC regarding the toxic train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio, Biden stated that he had spoken to all involved, but later struggled to recall who he had spoken to. This has fueled debate about his fitness to carry out the duties of his office.

In this photo taken with a drone, portions of a Norfolk Southern freight train that derailed the previous night in East Palestine, Ohio, remain on fire at mid-day on Feb. 4, 2023. Photo courtesy: Gene J. Puskar—AP

Some experts have suggested that Biden’s age, 79, may be a factor in his cognitive decline. However, others have pointed out that age is not always a reliable indicator of cognitive health, and other factors may also be involved.

The Biden administration has defended the president’s cognitive health, stating that occasional missteps are common for public figures. But critics have seized on these incidents as evidence that he may not be capable of effectively leading the country.

Regardless of political affiliation, the president’s cognitive health is an issue that warrants attention. The presidency demands quick and effective decision-making, and Americans need a leader who can meet these demands.

It remains to be seen how this issue will unfold, but one thing is clear: the public deserves transparency regarding the mental health of our leaders.

We can only hope that the Biden administration will address these concerns and provide the public with the information necessary to make informed decisions about the future of our country.

By Grady Owen

After training a pack of Raptors on Isla Nublar, Owen Grady changed his name and decided to take a job as an entertainment writer. Now armed with a computer and the internet, Grady Owen is prepared to deliver the best coverage in movies, TV, and music for you.