Stop The Presses–A Look At How The Des Moines Register Revamped Front Page Coverage For Caucus Results
My geeky side is coming out again.
This is the stuff I love to read about.
The Iowa caucus ended up being the closest race in the history of the Republican party. We found out around 1:30 a.m. that Mitt Romney had officially been declared the winner by 8 votes. The Des Moines Register stopped the presses – just like in the movies – to update the story and headlines.
This is how the press operation played out over the hours of uncertainty.