Politicians love to connect with potential voters, to make themselves look like the everyman.
However, there is a subtle art to this process. It’s an art that most, if not all, of the Democrats running for president have yet to master. Instead, they come of a disingenuous, cringeworthy and off-putting.
Robert Francis O’Rourke was out on the campaign trail and apparently, the campaign thought it was a good idea to film Beto attempting to change a tire.
Beto changes a tire pic.twitter.com/i41vUH0OmE
— Behind 2020 (@Behind2020) August 11, 2019
Whoever thought this was a good idea? It just makes him look awkward and really, really out of place. Although, I guess it’s better than his live streaming of his trip to the dentist and the barber.