A hard choice. Perhaps guidance from [url=http://www.theonion.com/content/video/portrayal_of_obama_as_elitist]The Onion[/url] would help in making that decision. ;-)
I think the story probably sums up why I both like, and am sad for, the US on so many levels.
As for McCain's VP: I can't see how the Republicans think that this person can atract disaffected Hillary voters (ie: Democrats), with her pro-oil, anti-abortion, creationist platform. Do they really think female voters in the US will chose someone because they have the same plumbing? :-/