Everyone’s talking about Joe Biden. In the past week, several women have said the former vice president and senator, who is mulling a 2020 run, made them uncomfortable with his overly familiar style of touching—his “tactile” style, as he has called it. Others have come to his defense, saying Biden’s warm approach has made them feel more comfortable in awkward situations. In response, Biden released a video promising to do better. “I’ve always tried to make a human connection,” he said. “Social norms have begun to change ... and the boundaries of protecting personal space have been reset, and I get it, I get it.” So we asked some of the most interesting women we know what they make of this: Does his behavior bother them, and is it disqualifying for 2020? Here’s what they had to say. Story Continued Below *** ‘He’s a relic from a previous era’Amanda Marcotte is author of It’s a Jungle Out There: The … [Read more...] about What Should We Make of Joe Biden?