10 incredibly important photos of Joe Biden eating ice cream

Vice President Joe Biden is a self-proclaimed “genuine lover of ice cream.”

“I don’t drink, I don’t smoke, but I eat a lot of ice cream,” Biden has been quoted as saying.

There’s even a Tumblr dedicated to the vice president’s affinity for frozen dairy products.

The good thing about being vice president is that you get to travel around quite a bit. And Biden has used this as an opportunity to visit a handful of ice-cream parlors.

So after Biden’s announcement Tuesday that he wouldn’t seek the presidency in 2016, here are 10 important pictures of the vice president enjoying his favorite frozen treat.


Biden double-fisting cones outside Windmill Ice Cream Shop in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania.

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Biden gets a mouthful of Salted Oreo and Cookie Monster ice cream at the Little Man Ice Cream Parlor in Denver.


Biden going to town on his vanilla-chocolate double scoop from Wolfie’s Ice Cream Parlor in Winstom-Salem, North Carolina.

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Biden is full of excitement as he is handed his Dairy Queen soft-serve cone in Nashville, Ohio.


Biden munches on a cone while tending to a 17-month old child in his lap at Klavon’s Authentic 1920’s Ice Cream Parlor in Pittsburgh.


Biden knows that ice cream makes everything better. Here he is handing out cones to customers at a Dairy Queen in Steubenville, Ohio.


Biden couldn’t even wait to pay before taking a big bite of his double scoop ice cream cone from Jeni’s Ice Cream Parolor in Columbus, Ohio.


Biden sampling the “White House Cherry” cone with his 9-year-old companion at Klavon’s Authentic 1920’s Ice Cream Parlor in Pittsburgh.


Biden’s love of ice cream has gotten the president all giddy, too. They haven’t even purchased it yet and they already can’t control their excitement.

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The most famous Biden-with-ice-cream photo.


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