Biden Whines To Media: ‘I Wish You Guys Would Play By The Rules’

President Joe Biden speaks to members of the media before boarding Air Force One for departure, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2023, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Biden is headed to Pennsylvania. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

President Joe Biden appeared to get frustrated with a reporter during a press conference Thursday at the G-7, accusing him of failing to “play by the rules” when he asked a question about the ongoing war between Israel and Hamas.

Coming amid a series of video clips — many of which showcased Biden’s apparent confusion in several situations as he and other world leaders met in Italy — was one from Biden taking questions at a rare press conference.

The reporter could be heard asking Biden ” … about what more, if anything, the U.S. could do to drive toward a peace agreement. Thank you.”

“I wish you guys would play by the — by the rules a little bit,” Biden responded, apparently peeved that the reporter was not sticking to the topic he wanted to discuss — namely, the ongoing war between Ukraine and Russia and what he wanted the United States and others to do to support Ukraine going forward.

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