Any election year can pretty much guarantee a steady stream of political gaffes, and 2014 was no different. Democrats and Republicans alike had their share of foot-in-mouth moments -- as did, you guessed it, Vice President Biden. Here are a few gems that stood out this year.
People may not be familiar with the particulars of Rep. Michael Grimm's 20-count, federal indictment. Instead, the scandal is encapsulated in a brutish exchange with NY1 congressional reporter Michael Scotto.
The U.S. military has been stockpiling huge quantities of gear in Kuwait in preparation for shipping it across the border into Iraq for possible use in a coordinated offensive against the terrorist group Islamic State, according to U.S. News & World Report.
If it's truly better to give than to receive, please consider Ballotpedia's analysis of how much you've given your top officials -- not just governors, but also lieutenant governors, attorneys general and secretaries of state.