Joe Biden’s Twenty-five Greatest Verbal Hits
25 Joe Biden Quotes: What He said Then

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Twenty-five Joe Biden quotes to compare and contrast with what the Delaware senator told the nation last night in the vice-presidential debate. Check back often for updates.

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“John McCain is a personal friend, a great friend, and I would be honored to run with or against John McCain, because I think the country would be better off, be well off no matter who…”
–Biden on The Daily Show – August 2 2005

“I don’t recall hearing a word from Barack about a plan or a tactic.”
–Biden, New York Observer interview – 2007

“You cannot go to a 7-11 or a Dunkin’ Donuts unless you have a slight Indian accent…. I’m not joking.”
–Joe Biden, in an address to Indian-Americans

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“It’s a bad idea and should be shut down and dismantled.”
–Joe Biden, on the Alaskan pipeline – 1973

“A tragic mistake.”
–Joe Biden, on the surge of troops in Iraq – 2006

“Uh, uh, Chuck Graham, state senator, is here. Stand up, Chuck, let ’em see you. Oh, God love you. What am I talking about?”
–to wheelchair-bound Missouri state senator, Charles Graham – September 9, 2008

“Folk, let me be straight with you…I have a bad habit of doing that.”
–Biden in the Delaware Journal – September 2007

”I think he can be ready, but right now I don’t believe he is. The presidency is not something that lends itself to on-the-job training.”
–Joe Biden, on Barack Obama – 2007

“The only guy on the other side who’s qualified is John McCain.”
–Biden, post-debate appearance, MSNBC – October 30 2007

“Seems to me this would be a good time to send, no strings attached, a check for $200 million to Iran.”
–Joe Biden, to staff three weeks after September 11, 2001

“If you want to know where Al Qaeda lives, you want to know where Bin Laden is, come back to Afghanistan with me. Come back to the area where my helicopter was forced down, with a three-star general and three senators at 10,500 feet in the middle of those mountains. I can tell you where they are.”
—-Joe Biden, addressing the National Guard, Baltimore 9-22-08 about the time his helicopter had to make a landing due to a sudden snowstorm.

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