No, no. Seriously. He really said that. See for yourself (starts around the 4:50 mark and continues here).

President Obama clearly needs to get out more.

Call us crazy, but based on what we’ve witnessed over the last four years, a clump of dryer lint would make a better vice president than Joe Biden.

Twitterers couldn’t help but be amazed that President Obama managed to lavish such praise on Biden while keeping a straight face:


Indeed. Biden’s intelligence must be buried so deeply that even he can’t tap it.

You know, when we think about it, now that President Obama’s confessed to Leno that he has his own issues putting two and two together, perhaps Uncle Joe’s the perfect VP for him after all.