Photo of the Week: the McCain funnyface.
Video of the Week: Palin on Saturday Night Live.
Canadian election: Stephen Harper is PM again
New Zealand election: still got 2 and a half weeks of campaigning to go, with their polling date on Nov 8 (a Saturday, like a sensible country). Most projections have it that no party will get a clear majority, necessitating a coalition government. Which parties will have the best numbers for a governing coalition is yet to be seen.