He starts out alert enough, but tapers off to his usual “Sleepy Joe” state. Then there’s this part at 7:56. I’ve listened to it several times, and I hear, “The bridge they found them when I got arrested.” The captioning says otherwise. Listen and see what you think.
And watch closely starting at 8:20. He’s been leaning forward half-propping himself on the lectern, speaking — sometimes mumbling — in a low-key manner, and squinting at the teleprompter. Suddenly there’s another video cut, and now he’s standing upright, very wide-eyed, and speaking forcefully.
Looks to me like his meds wore off and they had a break in recording to jack him up on speed again.
(More Tip Jar Options)