Ohio-based Joe the plumber unwittingly became the central character in the latest McCain-Obama debate – but a Texan businessman could reap a massive reward since he's got the joetheplumber.com web site.
Joe Wuzelbacher is the plumber from Ohio who asked presidential hopeful Barck Obama about some tax issues and propelled himself into the centre of the debate.
Meanwhile Joe Francis, a plumber in Texas, has received offers of up to $800 000.00 to buy his joetheplumber.com web site.
Amarillo isn't at work this week – he's out hunting elk – but his assistant has taken calls from hundreds of people wanting T-shirts and thousands of other curiosity-seekers. He's also fileded about 100 000 e-mails.