Despite their best efforts, it’s getting increasingly difficult for the media to avoid confronting Joe Biden’s “you ain’t black” remarks. Enter the Washington Post’s Dave Weigel, who’s willing to try to tackle it:

Oh, OK.

But wait! There’s more:

Biden may very well weather this storm just fine (he’s got that precious (D), after all). But it’s nevertheless very sweet to see media firefighters ride to his rescue anyway.

Charlamagne tha God is indeed quite good at what he does. And what he did was unintentionally get Joe Biden to be Joe Biden and say something racist. Dave sees this as a good thing for Biden?