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OK, now the Joe the Plumber stuff has gotten totally out of control.  We've all seen the video where McCain is trying to find Joe the Plumber and the guy is taking a bathroom break or something, but this line from McCain is insane.

If that wasn’t enough, McCain introduced Wurzelbacher as "an American hero, a great citizen of Ohio and my role model."

His role model?  McCain wants to be a guy who avoids paying his taxes?  He wants to be a guy who lied about his plans to buy his boss' business?  He wants to be a guy who fibs about his income?  He wants to be a guy who twists facts to make political points?  

I guess McCain's done a pretty good job of living up to his role model, after all.

Originally posted to huntsu on Fri Oct 31, 2008 at 03:59 AM PDT.

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