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Joe Biden Bin Laden

Jason Linkins

What Happened 500 Years Ago That Impressed Joe Biden? | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.20.2012 | Politics

As most of you know, Vice President Joe Biden made news this week when he offered this praise to the mission to raid Osama bin Laden's Abbotabad hideout: "You can go back 500 years. You cannot find a more audacious plan." Now, not to diminish the mission to take out bin Laden, but this is clearly going a wee bit overboard. And what's interesting to me is his choice of "500 years." This seems awfully specific, so I checked to see what happened in 1511 that might have been the more audacious event. Here, to my mind, are the contenders.

Joe Biden On Bin Laden Raid: Most 'Audacious Plan' In 500 Years

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 03.19.2012 | Politics

Vice President Joseph Biden on Monday night upped the ante around the already quite-dramatic assassination of Osama bin Laden. From the pool repor...

Jennifer Bendery

Allen West To Obama: Quit Bragging About Killing Osama Bin Laden | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) said Friday that President Barack Obama needs to stop boasting about killing Osama bin Laden, saying that it wa...