Thank God Joe Biden was at the beer summit.

Contra Allahpundit.  As one of Jake Tapper’s commenters noted, that way nobody else would have been able to get a word in edgewise.  Looking at the body language, that might have been for the best.

This really is iconic for Dizzy City, isn’t it? Four guys sitting around trying to pretend that their casual meet-and-greet-with-smiles-that-don’t-reach-the-eyes aren’t being filmed by umpteen billion different members of the media. No wonder the cameras kept moving around: the people that weren’t having cold beer were just as much part of the story as the people that were.

Crossposted to Moe Lane.