Before voters choose between John McCain and Barack Obama, see for yourself who they really are.
Sen. John McCain
• Why McCain talks to the media ... and why he didn't
• McCain: Navy aviator, political 'maverick'
• Video: McCain started in D.C. as 'complex,’ ‘volatile,’ colleagues say
• The night that changed McCain's life
• Video: McCain opens up about his Vietnam prison nightmare
• Video: McCain talks about his wild-side Navy days
• Video: Fellow POW reveals his secret code with McCain
• Video: Enemy nurse explains why she treated McCain's injuries
• Video: How they met: Cindy McCain reveals his brazen approach
• Gallery: Following McCain's 'Straight Talk Express'
Sen. Barack Obama
• Slow change frustrated young Obama, friends say
• Video: Chicago colleague recalls her work as 'Obama Mama'
• Barack Obama: A meteoric rise
• Video: Obama destroyed stereotypes at Harvard, says friend
• Video: Michelle Obama laughs about her husband's 'no-frills' style
• Video: 'He liked to have a good time,' says Obama's half sister
• Video: 'I never felt I had a community,' says Obama of his childhood
• Video: Obama falls in love
• Gallery: Glimpses along the campaign trail
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