When the democrats start publicly blaming the other side for using the negotiations as a photo op or injecting presidential politics into this thing, they're playing the same old divisive washington style politics here, putting party ahead of country.
Of course their plan is to make mccain look bad. To make him look like the villain here. Maybe that's the point though... to get mccain to lose his temper.
UDPATE: So did McCain really pull a "stunt" like what the Obama people accused him of? Read this too.
UPDATE: Depends on what your definition of "close" is.