Vice President Joe Biden raised some eyebrows Tuesday night when he made a sex joke at the annual conference for the National Council of La Raza, a Hispanic advocacy group. He cracked the joke while speaking about growing up in a house full of family members from all different generations, and he quipped that he wondered "how the hell [his parents] did it." As in sex. As in parent sex.
Naturally, Jimmy Kimmel found the Vice President talking about his parents "doing it" pretty ridiculous, but it also gave him an idea: if the Vice President has comedic aspirations, why not take the show on the road?
He's already touring the country and talking to people as part of Obama's campaign, so it shouldn't be hard to throw some standup in there too.
Ever the helper, Kimmel took care of Biden's first TV commercial -- featuring a reel of some of his greatest jokes over the years -- to help jump-start his career.
'SNL': 2008 VP Debate
Jason Sudeikis made his debut as Joe Biden on "Saturday Night Live" spoofing the memorable "Can I call ya Joe?" debate with Sarah Palin.
@VeepJoeBiden On Twitter
Veep Joe Biden has been practicing a while for the 2012 debate. He recently tweeted: "Debate prep is hard! I'm working a grueling noon to 5:00 p.m. schedule and they say I might have to miss 'The Voice' tonight. No bueno."
'The Onion': 'Shirtless Biden Washes Trans Am In White House Driveway'
"This baby just needs a little scrub down," Biden is quoted as saying (on a side note: this image <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/11/10/biden-ny-times-homepage_n_781813.html">once appeared on the NY Times homepage</a> and it was hilarious).
'SNL': Joe Biden's Road To The White House
"We may sell Hawaii to Saudi Arabia, or just destroy it so it can't fall into North Korean hands."
The Joe Biden Bad Lip Reading
America. Freedom. Biden.
'The Onion': 'Joe Biden Shows Up To Inauguration With Ponytail'
You know he could totally rock this look in real life.
'SNL': No Presidents Allowed
"Saturday Night Live" confirmed what we already expected/hoped: Biden and W are secretly BFFs. We hope they catch that butterfly.
SuperNews: European Obama & Biden
Biden has some slamin' "Euopean" outfits.
'The Onion': 'Biden Now A Purple Belt'
There's no way this guy doesn't already know Karate.
'SNL': Joe Jamal-Biden
Biden probably does have a friend named Cockroach.
'The Onion': Biden Hitchhikes To DNC
If you pick up Biden, make sure you have a tape deck for Foreigner tapes.
'SNL': It's Biden Time
"Cause when things can't get any worse, it's Biden time."
'The Onion': 'Biden Receives Lifetime Ban From Dave & Buster's'
Surprisingly, the Vice President's <a href="http://www.theonion.com/articles/biden-receives-lifetime-ban-from-dave-busters,17285/" target="_hplink">10 years of deviance</a> at Dave & Busters aren't widely reported elsewhere.
Funny Or Die: "Batmobama And Robiden"
Artist <a href="www.paulrichmondstudio.com">Paul Richmond</a> writes: "My painting 'Batmobama and Robiden' shows our Democratic candidates Obama and Biden as the famous dynamic duo from the campy sixties series, with the bat signal projecting their campaign logo from atop the distant White House. Looming eerily in the corner are the villains, Penguin and Catwoman, who look suspiciously like the Republican nominees McCain and Palin." We love the Obama "O" as the bat signal.
'Onion News Network': Joe Biden For Hennessy?
According to ONN, his "sly trademark grin" and "International playboy status" made him a perfect spokesperson for the luxury brand.
'SNL': Biden Gets The Big Boy Chair
When President Obama's away, Joe Biden will play.
So Long To Ya, 2010
Joe Biden (in puppet form) sings about 2010's biggest moments with Puppet Barack Obama.
'The Onion': 'Biden To Cool His Heels In Mexico For A While'
To escape the fast pace of Washington, Biden went down to Mexico to enjoy some of those <a href="http://www.theonion.com/articles/biden-to-cool-his-heels-in-mexico-for-a-while,17996/" target="_hplink">"dirt-cheap margies they got down here."</a>
'SNL': Biden Makes His Case To The People
"When Americas chose Barack Obama they also got me, Joe Biden."
"I'm Gonna Win!" Featuring Joe Biden
Go to about the 3:35 mark to see Joe Biden rap like you've never heard before.
'SuperNews': Obama & Biden's 'Drummer Boy' Duet
We want to believe that Joe Biden is cooler than someone who likes Creed, but if not, Scott Stapp's recent lack of support must have been a big blow.
'Onion News Network': Biden Thinks American Women Could Look Better
Our Vice President is on a mission to turn 5s into 7s.
'Jimmy Kimmel Live': The VP Of Comedy Tour
Joe Biden finally gets the laughs he deserves in this Jimmy Kimmel sketch, which Fox News obviously got a kick out of.
College Humor: New Joe Biden Swearing Footage (NSFW)
Now THIS is a 'big f*cking deal.'
Joe Biden At The DNC
And of course, the greatest person to parody Joe Biden, is Joe Biden.