Joe can literally talk fast. It’s like the stutter left it all pent up, and when he starts talking deal, he goes at a gallop. But the beautiful thing is the way he talks deal. By the time Joe’s finished talking, it wouldn’t matter if he didn’t have a thousand dollars cash… in fact, that no one would see any cash, for years. When Joe Biden gets going on a deal, he’ll talk that deal until it’s shimmering before your eyes in God’s holy light… like the Taj Mahal… Where do I sign?
In the lead up to this week’s VP debate, we’re publishing our favorite excerpts on Joe Biden from Richard Ben Cramer’s campaign classic What It Takes.
Read the full excerpts and enter to win a free copy of What It Takes here.