Joe Biden, speaking at the Urban League conference in Cincinnati, reflected, "I should have had one Republican kid to go out and make money."
The crowd burst into laugher.
"You know," Biden continued, "so when they put me in a home, I get a window with a view. You know what I mean? But my daughter is a social worker."
Biden has been rife with candid analysis recently, admitting last week that the "Hope and Change" promised by Barack Obama and himself in 2008 "didn’t happen."