Bill Clinton sealed the deal, the ice cream in the bowl. John Kerry was the whipped cream and Joe Biden was the cherry on top.
What will Obama be?
Biden's speech tugged at the heart strings. He made Obama human. I'm so used to reading about Obama, the awful guy.
John McCain is my friend, Biden said. It's a friendship that goes beyond politics. But I profoundly disagree with the direction that McCain wants to take this country.
"It's about whether you can look your child in the eye and say we're going to be all right."
They even have "McCain More of the Same" signs to hold up as Biden delivers the line: That's not change that's more of the same. Brilliant.
Now is the time for America to get back up. This is his time. This is our time. This is America's time. Fiery!
Surprise: It's Barack!
"Hillary Clinton rocked the house last night," Obama said. President Clinton reminded us what it is like when you put people first.
We're moving to Mile High stadium because change starts from the bottom up, so we want to open up this convention to make sure everyone who wants to come can.
Does it get any better? I think not.
The Obamas and The Bidens take off on a bus tour to the swing states about the time John McCain is announcing his vice president on Friday.
Here's Joe (transcript)