"...the knowing animals are aware that we are not really at home in our interpreted world."
- R.M. Rilke
October 16, 2008
This image, from the final presidential debate on Wednesday, seems to say everything we need to know. McCain looks like Gollum trailing behind Frodo on the long journey to Mount Doom. One is half-crazed, yearning for his precious power, while the other is serene, accepting of his role in a great destiny...