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Senator John Kerry Got Jokes (VIDEO)

09/07/2012 12:35 am ET | Updated Sep 07, 2012

Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) stepped up to the Democratic National Convention podium on Thursday prepared to attack GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney with an unexpected weapon: humor.

In a speech focused on Romney's inexperience in the foreign policy arena, Kerry, who was lambasted in his 2004 presidential campaign for being drab and uninspiring at times, showed off a sharp tongue that drew laughs from the audience.

Read more on Kerry's speech here.

Video produced by Amber Genuske.

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