Biden refers to Chris Wallace as 'Chuck' during Fox News interview

Biden refers to Chris Wallace as 'Chuck' during Fox News interview
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Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenFox News polls: Trump trails Biden in Ohio, Arizona and Wisconsin Kelly holds double-digit lead over McSally in Arizona: poll Obama calls for police reforms, doesn't address Trump MORE referred to "Fox News Sunday" anchor Chris WallaceChristopher (Chris) WallaceSessions accepts 'Fox News Sunday' invitation to debate, Tuberville declines Cornel West: 'We're witnessing the collapse of the legitimacy of leadership' Head of Minnesota police chiefs association: Police not trained in hold used on George Floyd MORE as "Chuck" on Sunday during the 2020 presidential candidate's first interview with Wallace in 13 years.

“Mr. Vice President, thank you. Thanks for your time. Please come back in less than 13 years, sir," Wallace said as the interview ended.

“All right, Chuck. Thank you very much," Biden replied.


“All right, it’s Chris, but anyway," an amused Wallace said.

"Chris, I just did Chris. No, no, I just did Chuck. I tell you what, man, these are back-to-back," Biden replied. "Anyway, I can do it early in the morning too. ”

Biden was active on the Sunday morning talk show circuit following his decisive win in the South Carolina primary, his first of the 2020 campaign season after underperforming in Iowa, New Hampshire and Nevada. Included in his media tour was an interview with "Meet the Press" moderator Chuck ToddCharles (Chuck) David ToddDemings: 'We are long overdue for every law enforcement agency in our nation to review itself' DC mayor: 'I think that the president has a responsibility to help calm the nation' Atlanta mayor: 'We know the frustration is still there' despite calmer Saturday protests MORE on NBC.

The former vice president faces an uphill battle against Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersBiden wins DC primary Biden wins Montana primary Biden wins New Mexico primary MORE (I-Vt.) Super Tuesday, however. The self-described democratic socialist is leading is delegate-rich states including California.