Make America sweet again

How Election Night unfolded: A tale of 538 sugar cubes

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    This little time-lapse shows how the historic events of US Election Day 2016 unfolded.

    Our producers Kate Gray and Sorin Furcoi set up the map, sugar cubes and camera rig.

    READ MORE: All of Al Jazeera's US election coverage

    Each sugar cube represents one electoral college vote: blue food dye for a Democrat win, red food dye for a Republican win.

    Edited by Yarno Ritzen and Andrew Philllips

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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