Whatever your politics may be, strictly from a technologist's standpoint, you have to sit back and marvel at what the team lead by Chris Hughes (one of the real brains behind Facebook) was able to achieve for Barack Obama, taking him from "who?" to "Hail to the Chief".
FastCompany: "Boy Wonder: How Chris Hughes Helped Launch Facebook and the Barack Obama Campaign"
The untold story of how Chris Hughes, today only 25 years old, helped create two of the most successful startups in modern history, Facebook and the Barack Obama campaign.
Eddie, take that, Mark Zuckerberg!
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose. -- Bill Gates