Joe Biden does 'face mask awareness' TikTok video with WaPo

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenHillicon Valley: Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules | Dems demand hearings after Georgia election chaos | Microsoft stops selling facial recognition tech to police Trump finalizing executive order calling on police to use ‘force with compassion’ The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook MORE collaborated with The Washington Post Thursday to create a “face mask awareness” video for TikTok.

The humorous short features Dave Jorgenson, a video producer, editor and writer for the Post, walking his dog outside before Biden pops up on his phone screen, calling him out for not wearing a mask in public during the coronavirus pandemic.

“Dave, what the hell? I told you to wear your mask outside,” Biden says in the video.


The skit follows just days after the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee updated his Facebook and Twitter avatars to a picture of him wearing a mask and tweeted, “Wear a mask.”

Biden was also seen wearing a mask to a Memorial Day ceremony Monday as his campaign attempts to show a sharp contrast between President TrumpDonald John TrumpSenate advances public lands bill in late-night vote Warren, Democrats urge Trump to back down from veto threat over changing Confederate-named bases Esper orders ‘After Action Review’ of National Guard’s role in protests MORE, who has been seen without one in public on multiple occasions.

The former VP criticized Trump for not wearing a mask in public and not setting a good example.

“Presidents are supposed to lead, not engage in folly and be falsely masculine,” Biden said Tuesday.

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