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    as the last seconds on his 15 minutes are slipping away

    The unlicensed pipe fitter known as Joe the Plumber is out with a book this month, just as the last seconds on his 15 minutes are slipping away. I have a question for Joe: Do you want me to fix your leaky toilet?

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    What is the meaning of the underlined sentence?

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    Re: as the last seconds on his 15 minutes are slipping away

    Quote Originally Posted by Eartha View Post
    The unlicensed pipe fitter known as Joe the Plumber is out with a book this month, just as the last seconds on his 15 minutes are slipping away. I have a question for Joe: Do you want me to fix your leaky toilet?

    Hello,
    What is the meaning of the underlined sentence?

    Thanks.
    Have a look at this link, I think it is self explantory:
    15 minutes of fame - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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