President tells Coast Guard graduates: ‘You are a really dull class’
By Joe Kovacs
Published May 19, 2021 at 6:24pm
President Joe Biden, commander in chief of the Armed Forces, begged for applause at least three times Wednesday when his jokes fell flat during his commencement address to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.
“You can clap, come on, man,” Biden said at one point as he clowned about cadets spending “too much time at the Slice,” a local pizza parlor in New London, Connecticut.