“However, (Michael) Goldfarb did concede that (Randy) Scheunemann’s campaign e-mail was cut off, and his blackberry (my emphasis) was taken away late Friday. Goldfarb admits that senior McCain aides were mad at Scheunemann, and wanted to fire him, but he insists they stopped short of that, and instead simply turned off his campaign communication.”
–from “McCain adviser disputes campaign sources, denies firing”, Dana Bash, CNN.com, 11/6/08
That is just so funny on so many levels. Picturing the visual of the solemnly relinquished Blackberry makes me think “The West Wing” needs to come back, pronto. Cut away to the IT person deleting “firstname.lastname@example.org” off the mail server, fade to black, go to commercial.