Lloyd Bentsen would be spinning in his grave.
During tonight’s debate, Ryan did the unthinkable: he made a John F. Kennedy reference.
That, historically, has not gone well for GOP vice presidential candidates.
Rather than crush Ryan’s comparison out of the park, he just giggled a little and did this:
Vice President Biden, you’re no Lloyd Bentsen.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 11, 2012