Vice President Joe Biden introduced President Barack Obama this morning before a group gathered to witness the signing of the health care reform bill.
As the Leader of the Free World was stepping up to the podium, Biden leaned in close and said, “This is a big f**king deal.” We’ve included the video below — listen closely and you’ll hear the exchange.
In case you were wondering if that is what he really said, Press Secretary Robert Gibbs ‘tweeted‘ a short time later, “And yes Mr. Vice President, you’re right…”
In another Twitter entry, he pointed his followers to a USA Today article that suggests people are coming around to the plan.
The contrasting battle cry among Republican’s, as voiced in a Huffington Post banner headline, is ‘We Couldn’t Kill It, But Let’s Repeal It’.