This Friday, July 9, Vice-President Joe Biden will appear on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno for the first time since Jan. 2009. The guest spot will be Biden’s third on NBC’s flagship late-night series. The former Delaware senator previously appeared on Tonight in 2007 and in 2008, shortly after becoming Barack Obama’s running mate.
Poor Joe, the nation’s second-in-command always seems to stick his foot in his mouth. On Monday, Vice-President Joe Biden tried to convince MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell that he’s actually seen Avatar as the two traded predictions about this year’s Academy Awards — instead Biden ended up sounding like he had no idea what he was talking about….
“I think one of the odds on favorites…is um, is uh, this uh, this, this, this new program that I looked at and wished I was seeing it in 3D, and you sit there and you watch this science-fiction thing unfold in front of you…..”
The U.S. government is doing damage control following Vice-President Joe Biden’s “erronous” remarks on The TODAY Show Thursday cautioning Americans against using mass transit and other forms of travel during the swine flu pandemic.