Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the CBC Spouses 17th Annual Celebration of Leadership in Fine Arts at the Nuseum Museum on September 24, 2014 in Washington, D.C.
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October 3, 2014

Mark this down as another “Biden being Biden” moment.

On Thursday night, a questioner at the Harvard Institute of Politics identified himself as the vice president of the student body. A smiling Vice President Joe Biden then remarked, “Isn’t that a b***h?”

“I mean . . . excuse me. The vice president thing,” he said, according to CNN. Biden added: “I’m joking, I’m joking, I’m joking. Best decision I ever made. I’m joking—that was a joke.”

The student replied that he hopes Biden loves his job. “I do, actually. I love the guy I work with,” Biden said. The comments came during a forum on foreign policy.

Biden ran for President in 1988 and 2008 and has left the door open for another run in 2016.

[CNN]

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