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BooSlate | John Dickerson, one of the cycle's wittiest observers, has a nicely barbed look on McCain's closing message.
Early ResultsU.S. Election Project | From Michael McDonald of George Mason University, a stats-heavy but fascinating look at the flood of early votes that have
already been cast. Polls are so October.
Arguing the MeltdownProspect Magazine | From the best British magazine you've never read, a nifty symposium on the financial crisis that ate the election, including
the woeful tale of a guy who lost his savings in Iceland.
Your Next Democracy FixHaaretz | Sure, the U.S. election is almost over--but if you need another exercise in democracy to obsess over, try Israel's February humdinger, featuring two failed prime ministers on both the right and left (Netanyahu
and Barak) against Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni, who's trying to follow
Golda Meir as Israel's second female premier. Is Sen. Clinton watching?