John McCain’s campaign says he invented Blackberries.
If I were a robot, this is where smoke would start coming out and the overload of potential responses would have me flailing around and sputtering random words referring to earlier events. POW…sexist…celebrity…moose…Sedona…MAVERICK…
Asked what work John McCain did as Chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee that helped him understand the financial markets, the candidate’s top economic adviser wielded visual evidence: his BlackBerry.
“He did this,” Douglas Holtz-Eakin told reporters this morning, holding up his BlackBerry. “Telecommunications of the United States is a premier innovation in the past 15 years, comes right through the Commerce committee so you’re looking at the miracle John McCain helped create and that’s what he did.”