“Joe’s with us today!’’ Mr. McCain hollered at a cold outdoor rally at Defiance Junior High School. “Joe, where are you? Where is Joe? Is Joe here with us today?’’
“Joe, I thought you were here today,’’ Mr. McCain continued, with dimmed enthusiasm.
Still nothing. The crowd murmured.
“All right,’’ Mr. McCain said, realizing that Joe was nowhere to be found. “Well, you’re all the Joe the Plumbers!”
Somehow, it says it all.
And you can watch for yourself:
More California proposition thoughts later today.