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So now who do I vote for?

By Susha  

I took the test on the Electoral Compass website mentioned in this Crooked Timber post, and wasn’t at all surprised by the result—of the US presidential candidates, my views are closest to Barack Obama’s, and furthest away from Fred Thompson. In this particular model of the American political landscape, the main candidates of each party are closely grouped together, with Hillary Clinton, John Edwards and Bill Richardson virtually on top of one another, and only Ron Paul (apparently my best choice from the Republican camp) any distance away from his fellows.

But for some reason I decided not to stop…

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