As Mitt Romney picks Wisconsin representative Paul Ryan to be his running mate, TIME looks back at how some recent Vice Presidential selections were received — and how they played out.
“I’m not allowed to drive anything. It’s the one thing I hate about this job. I’m serious.”
— VICE PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN, in an interview with Car and Driver, on his love for cars and his frustration that the Secret …
We suppose it would depend on your definition of both “locked” and “closet.”
“Most people refer to me who know me, and even in the press, of being a little bit square. And now, I’m the philanderer. I think it’s hilarious, the stuff they do on me.”
– JOE BIDEN, Vice President, on being the frequent …
It’s Friday. Celebrate the week’s end with Bidenisms and Elvis wannabes.
Munching on an endless supply of cookies all day just isn’t cutting it for the Cookie Monster anymore, so he decided to do what most unfulfilled monsters do – audition for Saturday Night Live.
Thursday’s links have bad hair and awesome stuffed animals.
“It’s on the table. And some of Hillary Clinton’s advisers see it as a real possibility in 2012.”
– BOB WOODWARD, Author of “Obama’s Wars,” on the possibility of the current Secretary of State replacing Joe Biden as …
A good round of basketball is just what it takes to build bipartisanship.
Friday’s links celebrate the weekend with Aretha Franklin, Joe Biden and Elvira.
On last night’s Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert packed his audience with military personnel — and brought along a high-profile guest to salute them.
Get excited, men of America: All your dreams are about to come true!