MSNBC Calls Election for Obama — Before Polls Open<quoted text>
So Loser. What did the two of you talk about?
posted on November 6, 2012 by Tad Cronn
Call it “Dewey Defeats Truman” 2012.
MSNBC accidentally posted a “test” page early on Election Day showing President Obama winning re-election with 280 electoral votes to Mitt Romney’s 257, even though the same page showed Romney winning the popular vote by 55-43 percent.
In every presidential election, the major networks try to beat each other by seeing who can call the election for the Democrat candidate earliest. In the 2004 race, some news outlets were calling the race for Kerry by the early afternoon on the West Coast.
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