DES MOINES, Iowa — Joe Biden touched on his own experience with personal tragedy while honoring the life of NBA great Kobe Bryant.
“I didn’t know him well. I only met him a couple of times,” the former vice president told the crowd gathered for the campaign event in Des Moines, Iowa. “It makes you realize that you gotta make every day count, every single solid day, every single day count.”
A moment of silence was held at the house party hosted by Creative Visions, Des Moines NAACP, and Urban Dream, with audible gasps heard around the room as news spread of Bryant’s death. Bryant, 41, died Sunday after his