So... the gloves have come off, McCain and Palin have reached the conclusion that they can't win by debating and polite tactics anymore. And so, with four weeks to go, the mudslinging has started. Luckily there are newsagencies and magazine editors who don't join the mudbath. Who go looking for facts that really DO matter. And who find a spacious walk-in closet full of skeletons on Mr. McCain.
I present to you (loooong read, but very worth it): Make-Believe Maverick; A closer look at the life and career of John McCain reveals a disturbing record of recklessness and dishonesty
Oh, and if after that article about his career you aren't disgusted enough by him, this one should do the trick:
The wife U.S. Republican John McCain callously left behind