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Blue Diadem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-19-08 12:22 PM
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37. "Joe" could have stopped it anytime he wanted. He may ask for the media
to leave him alone but he was still filming as of Friday for the airing last night on Faux. He put himself in the position he's in. He wanted to be the hard ass and ask Obama a hard question. He got news coverage which he was fully aware was going to happen since the camera crews were right there. He ate it up while he could make his comments on national TV, comments like Obama tap dancing like Sammy Davis Jr.

The guy told an exaggerated story that quite frankly was not believable and that's not anyone else's fault but his.

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  -Did Joe the Plumber ask for it? Or is he getting screwed? civildisoBDence  Oct-19-08 11:48 AM   #0 
  - Yes, and yes n/t  Xipe Totec   Oct-19-08 11:49 AM   #1 
  - Agreed on both counts. n/t  Amerigo Vespucci   Oct-19-08 11:52 AM   #9 
  - I'm really sick of hearing about the guy  ibegurpard   Oct-19-08 11:50 AM   #2 
  - Colin the General put Joe the Plumber back in the outhouse. nt.  Warren Stupidity   Oct-19-08 11:50 AM   #3 
  - lets see, he approached a politician infront of national media  iamthebandfanman   Oct-19-08 11:51 AM   #4 
  - He asked for it.,  ingac70   Oct-19-08 11:51 AM   #5 
  - Excuse me, who was it again who chose to bring him up TEN TIMES at the debate?  Bicoastal   Oct-19-08 11:52 AM   #6 
  - actually, I believe it was 22 times! McCain gets most of the blame. n/t  progressivebydesign   Oct-19-08 12:02 PM   #23 
  - The hell with him. Right wing dittohead.  faygokid   Oct-19-08 11:52 AM   #7 
  - I don't know that he's loving it so much lately. As a result of his newfound  Tarheel_Dem   Oct-19-08 12:01 PM   #21 
  - Ido not feel sorry for Joe the Plummer  sheeptramp   Oct-19-08 11:52 AM   #8 
  - His REAL life stands tribute to a tragic example of BITTERNESS taking the reins of REASONED  ShortnFiery   Oct-19-08 11:53 AM   #10 
  - You mean 'Sam the Contractor'.  liberalmuse   Oct-19-08 11:53 AM   #11 
  - well.. UNLICENSED contractor. So he'd be more of a laborer or handyman. n/t  progressivebydesign   Oct-19-08 12:07 PM   #27 
  - He has no one to blame but himself and mcshame, who introduced him.  jwirr   Oct-19-08 11:54 AM   #12 
  - Carry the torch for criminals,  Downtown Hound   Oct-19-08 11:54 AM   #13 
  - He ASKED for the SCREWING  IWantAnyDem   Oct-19-08 11:55 AM   #14 
  - "Joe"  Mz Pip   Oct-19-08 11:55 AM   #15 
  - You know, I am a plumber, Wurzelbacher said. Just a plumber.  sheeptramp   Oct-19-08 11:55 AM   #16 
  - Once he gave a press conference, yes  dansolo   Oct-19-08 11:56 AM   #17 
  - Agreed. Makes me think of Nash McCabe.  endthewar   Oct-19-08 12:01 PM   #20 
  - If he wanted to be left alone he should have turned down all the interviews.  DemItAllAnyway   Oct-19-08 11:59 AM   #18 
  - Door #3  John Q. Citizen   Oct-19-08 12:00 PM   #19 
  - DUers can be such suckers at times.  BlooInBloo   Oct-19-08 12:01 PM   #22 
  - I dont feel one bit sorry for him.  yourguide   Oct-19-08 12:03 PM   #24 
  - Sammy Joe, the fraud, asked for it.  No Surrender   Oct-19-08 12:05 PM   #25 
  - McPalin AND Joe share the blame. Let me explain...  progressivebydesign   Oct-19-08 12:06 PM   #26 
  - I'm not in favor of harrassing or invading people's privacy...  DBoon   Oct-19-08 12:07 PM   #28 
  - John McCain has leeched on to..  stillcool47   Oct-19-08 12:10 PM   #29 
  - I think they should leave him alone  yasmina27   Oct-19-08 12:11 PM   #30 
  - Joe the non plumber's problem is now McCain because he keeps bringing him up.  chimpsrsmarter   Oct-19-08 12:12 PM   #31 
  - embrace stupid and this is the shit that happens. does he deserve it.... what  seabeyond   Oct-19-08 12:12 PM   #32 
  - Republicans like to talk about actions having consequences  treestar   Oct-19-08 12:14 PM   #33 
  - "People who buy ink by the barrel"  CTyankee   Oct-19-08 12:14 PM   #34 
  - Another Right Wing Blowhard ...  Trajan   Oct-19-08 12:17 PM   #35 
  - He COMPLETELY asked for it  WallStreetNobody   Oct-19-08 12:19 PM   #36 
  - "Joe" could have stopped it anytime he wanted. He may ask for the media  OurVotesCount-Ohio   Oct-19-08 12:22 PM   #37 

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