Need a last-minute present for that political junkie on your list? Try the game The Political Machine. Play as Obama, as McCain, as Biden, or really have fun and be Palin (no obvious Tina Fey option, who was named AP's Entertainer of the Year.
Deal with pesky journalists. Match-up against others in multiplayer mode. Randomize issues and poll results, plan the perfect campaign.
There ya go, a Christmas special.