Here's a viral Washington Post article—as everybody's saying, read it all to the end.
Here's where Matt Mendelsohn was on the night of November 4, 2008.
And here's another photographic take on the event, from bighappyfunhouse. Scroll up through the beginning of November (especially November 4 through November 7), and put your cursor over each photo to read each caption.
Here's Gallery of the Absurd.
And here's Addled Writer.
Thanks to Debbie and Matt for the tips!