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James Carville sounds off on Joe the Plumber.

Published October 24, 2008 2:01PM (EDT)

Democratic strategist James Carville, speaking Friday at a reporters' breakfast sponsored by the Christian Science Monitor: 

"The reason Republicans are excited about Joe the Plumber is they're glad to have someone hanging around a toilet other than Larry Craig."

By Alex Koppelman

Alex Koppelman is a staff writer for Salon.

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