Teen who invited Vice President Biden to prom pens personal essay

Talia Maselli poses at her home in Newington, Conn. with a wrist corsage sent to her by Vice President Joe Biden. (AP Photo/Dawn Maselli)
Talia Maselli poses at her home in Newington, Conn. with a wrist corsage sent to her by Vice President Biden. (Dawn Maselli/AP)

“It kind of shows that what you put out in the world does have consequences — in my case, in the form of a letter from a VP hunk.”

– Connecticut high school senior Talia Maselli in a first person essay for xoJane.com about her brush with fame after she invited Vice President Biden to her prom. The Veep, who Maselli affectionately refers to as “Man of Many Chuckles,” sent a corsage and invite to the West Wing in his stead.

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