Leave it to Vice President Biden to add a little, ahem, flair to the signing of a health care bill affecting millions of people.
"This is a big . . . deal," Biden told President Obama after introducing him at Tuesday's ceremony at the White House.
Biden appeared to be offering the profanity-laced perspective to Obama privately, but his remark was captured on audio and video.
The episode quickly got buzz on the Internet.
The White House response? Embrace it.
"And yes, Mr. Vice President, you're right," White House press secretary Robert Gibbs said in a post on Twitter, the social networking site.