The Newsonomics of the Newspaper Industry as the Republican Party
Posted: 11/9/2012  |  By: Ken Doctor | Nieman Journalism Lab
The pictures told much of the story. As the networks beamed in live coverage of Barack Obama’s and Mitt Romney’s gatherings on election nights, their anchors made similar observations — some gingerly, some more prominently.

The Romney crowd was overwhelmingly white and older. The Obama crowd was mixed in color and younger in age.