Joe Biden Advises Americans To Panic

04.30.09 Will Sherman

On The Today Show this morning, Joe Biden told Matt Lauer he advised his family to avoid “confined spaces” like airplanes and subways because of the Swine Flu. The unpredictable Vice President’s familial advice, far more drastic than any precautions recommended by the federal government, forced his spokesperson to correct his panic-inducing comments: avoid Mexico and confined public places if you are sick. |NBC|