Joe Biden, speaking to the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, was quoted today as saying something that sounds totally like something Joe Biden would say:
Biden, noting his diplomatic outreach in the Americas: "The president's basically put me in charge of this hemisphere." #PlanetBiden
— Carrie Dann (@CarrieNBCNews) March 27, 2014
"The president's basically put me in charge of this hemisphere," Vice President Biden tells the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
— Colleen Nelson (@ColleenMNelson) March 27, 2014
The entire hemisphere? Congratulations, Joe! Now it’s time for your nap.
— Paul Kane (@pkcapitol) March 27, 2014
Wait. Joe Biden just told me he was put in charge of this hemisphere by the President. Can they do that? #fb
— Dan O'Brien (@abend0c4) March 27, 2014
— George Eliseo (@GeorgeEliseo) March 27, 2014
— John Rambo (@JohnJ2427) March 27, 2014
Did Biden realize he was staking a claim on Obama’s job?
— Charles Lane (@ChuckLane1) March 27, 2014
Eh, maybe Obama wouldn’t mind much:
— Worship Dancer (@worship_dancer) March 27, 2014
Here’s a statement that is made often after something Joe Biden said is reported:
— From Flyover (@FromFlyover) March 27, 2014
Re-thinking Biden in charge:
@CarrieNBCNews And 6 Democrats are facing corruption indictments… I say we keep him in charge.
— Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) March 27, 2014
Perhaps the “Leader of the Hemisphere” is on a mission to eliminate any and all competition for the 2016 Dem nomination.