The most interesting exchange came at the very end, and it was about Iraq. The money quoteâ€”the bit that could come back to haunt McCainâ€”went like this:
Q: President Bush has talked about our staying in Iraq for fifty years.
McCain: Make it a hundred.
Thatâ€™s the sound bite. Thatâ€™s the headline. Now letâ€™s look at the context, which I think is worth considering in full. . . .