Asleep on the Job: What Was Vice President Joe Biden Doing During Obama's Debt Speech?

ABC’s Z. Byron Wolf reports:

Vice President Biden chose an inopportune time for either a nap or some deep reflection today.

As President Obama weighed in on one of the most important issues of the day, outlining his plan to deal with deficit reduction and attack the national debt, at least one audience member did not appear to be fully engaged.

Read more about the speech and the debt here.

Biden, at one point, could be seen apparently nodding off -- or at least deep in thought. The bug was catching, too. The woman in glasses directly behind Biden appears to close her eyes too.

You be the judge:

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