In it, but not of it. TPM DC
Throughout the ceremony, Biden took center stage, greeting senators, children, babies and mothers with hugs, kisses, pats on the back and fist bumps.
"Spread your legs, you're gonna be frisked," he said to the family of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND). He later made this offer to relatives of Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC): "If you need any help with your pecs, let me know."
Check out the best of Biden's schmoozing below: