Interesting that probably the political editor of the most left-leaning major network, NBC, seems to think that McCain got the better of the event:
And although many Obama addicts will refuse to accept the article because of its source, Byron York has a good piece at NRO in which he says "McCain was the clear winner of the night."
Also, regardless of what one thinks of McCain (and I'm with Gloria on being tired of hearing "my friends"), the idea that someone "knows" Barack Obama strikes me as unlikely. At least if your source of knowledge is the mainstream media and Obama's own words/deceptions. And if you did "know" him, it's hard to imagine anyone but the most hardened leftist voting for him...since that's what his record shows him to be despite his flowery and falsely moderate campaign rhetoric.
If you are one of those people who thinks you "know" Obama but aren't so blinded by thinking he's the political messiah that you're still willing to read more, this is a good place to start: