Thursday, November 20, 2008

Story Behind the Sun-Times' Election Front Page

It's a front page for the ages. You know it instantly when you see it: Barack Obama's face, close up, in black and white, with the words "Mr. President" in the bottom right corner.

Most other newspapers documented Obama's victory with powerful images of Obama and his family celebrating in Chicago's Grant Park. The editors at the Chicago Sun-Times decided to go in a completely different direction. [Click for MORE]

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