You must, must, must read this essay in this month's Rolling Stone.
Then you must cut and paste the url and send it on.
You'll see what I mean. John McCain will make George Bush II himself look like an honorable, sensible, ordinary guy. Really. I'm not kidding. McCain's life runs the gamut from misogyny to alcohol to rage to...wow, just read it. From downing his plane on an aircraft carrier and watching on the monitor while 139 people died in the flames, to calling his second wife the c-word.
Even Bush a) respects his wife, b) admitted he had a drink problem, c) oh good heavens I can't believe I'm writing this.
Oh yeah, then there's the Keating Five corruption thing.
Relevant to ecology? Why yes. The entire planet may go up in flames between 2008 and 2012.