I recently blogged about Mister Pip - a wonderful book that I highly recommend - and some Dickens-related blather. Little did I know that Pip himself has a political blog, and covered the 2008 US election!
Pip Dawkins, 19th Century street urchin and blogger
The US elections defy parody, having long ago devolved into parodies themselves. But leave it to The Onion to find a way.