If Joe Biden will, as he always says, beat President Trump like a drum, you’d think he’d be anxious to debate President Trump, and he himself has said that he’s anxious for the debates. CNN’s Joe Lockhart, though, has thought up an excuse for Biden not to debate: It would just be giving President Trump a platform to lie, and Biden would be compelled to refute all of those lies.

Wouldn’t Biden correcting Trump over and over again be a good look for him? There sure are a lot of Biden supporters in the comments agreeing that Biden shouldn’t agree to a debate with Trump. These are not those commenters:

Exactly.

Yes, get Candy Crowley so she can “fact-check” like she did with Mitt Romney.

We thought they’d go with some sort of COVID-related excuse why they couldn’t debate, but this is just as dumb.

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