A lot of American's are deeply concerned about America's image abroad. How is he supposed to convince the American people he can repair those relations without appealing to foreigners?
Do you remember McCain joke about Iran? "Bomb, bomb, bomb Iran." When he was asked whether it would offend people, his response was: "offend who? Iran"
In my mind that paints a picture of Republicans forming a big red wall of arrogance around the America. This is what I mean by picture. What pictures do you see in your mind? This is a psychology forum, not so much political.