Scooch over, Thomas Dewey. You've got company.
"The DB," the leading newspaper of the Marvel Universe, proved today that history sure can repeat itself.
In an eerie reflection of the 1948 presidential election, the Wednesday morning "DB" proudly declared that Populist candidate and talk show host Stephen Colbert had beaten opponents John McCain and Barack Obama in Tuesday's Marvel U Presidential Election.
However, Colbert only won the popular vote, with Barack Obama taking the electoral college and the Presidency.
For the full story, read Ken Ellis' Indecision2008.com blog
Ellis, a "DB" staff reporter, has covered the Colbert campaign extensively from its earliest days.
For more Colbert for President coverage check out Marvel.com's Colbert for President Hub
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