How American Newspapers Portrayed Trump’s victory

It was a long night yesterday as we waited for election results to come in. The same was true in newsrooms, where front-page designers across the country likely had to scatter to plan B, as a Trump upset appeared more and more likely.

Take a look at how the biggest American newspapers displayed the results of the election in this slideshow:

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“They said it couldn’t happen”, “Stunning Upset” and “Defying Polls”  were just some of the terms used to describe Trump’s victory. For more, check out the Newseum’s complete look at front pages from around the country, and globe, here.


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