MSNBC: Biden Has 'Winning Personality' Joan Walsh, MSNBC Contributor: "You know, the Vice President gaffes, when he makes them, tend to come before really friendly crowds where he just kinda gets excited and gets ahead of himself. You know, they don't come in the debating stage. He's got a great mastery of the facts and he's also got, you know, he's also got a winning personality. Certainly anything can happen in these debates, none of us would have predicted that President Obama would have performed as poorly as he did last week. So, you know, I don't want to set him up as though this is an easy thing. But it's a lot more favorable than the people who are making the gaffe jokes..."