[Thanks to the untiring Jim Feeney for this]
Turns out Joe earned $40K last year, is not a licensed plumber, nor a registered voter, but does have a lien against him for not paying his taxes.
His bosses business did not do $280K last year, but about $100K, so I guess neither Joe nor his boss need to worry about those making over $250K having to pay more in taxes under Obama's plan.
John and Sarah should stop asking WHO IS BARACK OBAMA, and instead WHO IS JOE THE PLUMBER? (Joe, of course, was mentioned 21 times by McCain in the debate Tuesday night.)
It is much more fun to listen to MSNBC's Keith Olberman explain this: