A Different Kind of Election...
As a companion piece to the real Presidential election in 2008, we ran our own primaries and counted down to a good ol' fashioned, head-to-head face-off with the two candidates you voted as the best President... on DVD. Be a part of history in the making on January 20 by visiting our Inauguration Day 2009
And the Best President on DVD Is...
Congratulations to President Laura Roslin
from Battlestar Galactica
! As played by Mary McDonnell, President Roslin bested Paul Giamatti's portrayal of President John Adams
in John Adams
by winning 68.5%
of your total votes. Here's to your reign, President Roslin... at least for the next four years.
Election 2008: A Map of America's Political Reading
Want to see what political books America is reading, and where? Visit our Election 2008 Store
to see our new interactive electoral map, showing which states are reading red and which are reading blue. Click the map to see local favorites for each state and to see how the map has changed over time in 2008 and 2004. You'll find much more there, too, including:
- McCain/Obama and Palin/Biden sales meters
- Bestseller lists of "purple" books that aren't red or blue
- Election-year interviews with top political authors
- Dozens of booklists on top issues and presidential politics
›Start reading about Election 2008