This was the announcement the cable news networks breathlessly hyped for two straight days? Obama’s VP choice is a guy his own party rejected as a presidential candidate twice?
Well, there are some positives for Obama from an experience standpoint. At least Joe Biden has served in the Senate long enough to actually know how it works. But the Republican Party and its supporters in the punditocracy have to be dancing with glee at this target-rich ticket: Two guys who never met a speech they didn’t like — to plagiarize.