Joe the Plumber has no plumbing license, has never served as an apprentice, and owes back taxes–which helps to explain his choice of topics.
Here’s the real context for Obama’s “spread the wealth around” comment to Joe the Plumber–he was arguing against a flat tax.
Joe the Plumber: confusing Obama with another friendly black man. And admitting his hypothetical is wrong–he wouldn’t be in Obama’s target tax bracket anyway.
Not really what the caption says, but funny nonetheless.
Day: October 16, 2008
Thanks to John Gruber for pointing to Austrian coverage of last night’s debate, complete with this bizarre picture of McCain. I think the caption says that he was reacting after he mistakenly turned the wrong direction to shake hands with the moderator. But there couldn’t be a worse image to sum up his debate performance last night: