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Joe The Plumber

John McCain cited Joe "The Plumber" Wurzelbacher often during the final presidential debate. Meet the real Joe.

Last updated on October 16, 2008, at 8:59 a.m. ET

Posted on October 16, 2008, at 8:59 a.m. ET

It's pronounced whur-zell-BAHK-er, and he lives in Holland, Ohio. He also suspects Obama's tax plan is socialist. Update: He's also apparently not registered to vote (thanks, Jon Anderson).

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