"I don't believe Senator McCain doesn't care what goes on in the lives of Americas. I just think he doesn't known," Barack Obama said.
It's not because John McCain doesn't care, it's because John McCain doesn't get it.
Obama is portraying McCain as a patriot and a fine man, but one who is out of touch with today's America, perhaps a not so subtle dig at McCain's seven-plus decades on this earth.
After those digs at McCain, Obama returned to the hope for America speech that has been the hallmark of his historic campaign.