Joe The Plumber “I’m Not Saying…”

June 29, 2012 No Comments

An ad from Samuel “Joe The Plumber” Wurzelbacher’s campaign against Marcy Kaptur for Ohio’s 9th district seat in the House of Representatives. It uses a the technique of distancing the speaker from obvious fallacious claims by qualifying them with the phrase ‘I’m not saying that…’


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