Most people would figure someone who reaches the White House after decades in politics would have some basic social skills down pat.
Not Bradley Cooper.
The Oscar-nominated star of Silver Linings Playbook recalls his time with Vice President Joe Biden as one of his recent career highlights. The two met to discuss mental health issues earlier this year. Here’s Cooper describing his meeting with Biden to Details magazine:
He’s a master. Comes in the room and comes right up to you. To everyone. He doesn’t give you a second to be insecure. He turns your brain right off and makes you feel completely at ease.