The 2020 was, officially, a program celebrating and , the party’s nominees for president and vice president. But throughout the past week, it was clear the event belonged to former President .
did their best to make the untested virtual format all about Uncle Joe. A parade of amiable celebrities and charming family members offered up home videos and testimonials about how much they like the Democratic nominee. Julia Louis-Dreyfus gushed about the prospect of returning “decency and normalcy” to the White House. Biden’s grandchildren said he calls them every day. Thirteen-year-old Brayden Harrington offered a note about Biden’s support for a fellow stutterer.
When Biden finally took the podium for a recorded address, he suggested that the power of