Politics Photo: ‘Le bang!’ Biden aims for stronger ties with France February 4, 2013 | 12:57 pm Leave a comment U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, left, jokes with French President Francois Hollande as he leaves the Elysee Palace after their talks, in Paris, Monday, Feb. 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena) This Associated Press photo was taken during Vice President Joe Biden’s visit with French President François Hollande. . . The caption reports that Biden was sharing a ‘joke’ with the French president. Sign Up for the Politics Digest newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Politics Digest newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Politics Digest newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.