At first, it appears as though Biden closes his eyes for a few seconds before opening them back up. However, the second time Biden does so lasts for about 30 seconds before a man in a suit approaches him and seems to wake up.
The President is then seen uncrossing his arms, listening to what the man is telling him, before applauding the opening speaker.
Biden, who was previously dubbed ‘Sleepy Joe’ by the former president Donald Trump drew criticism online for seemingly falling asleep.
Piers Morgan slammed Biden on Twitter, saying, “Jeez… not the best look when you’re trying to tell the word to wake up.”
Jeez… not the best look when you’re trying to tell the word to wake up. https://t.co/Z3smfdTPDy