Women, Obama, Pot, and the Flag Hair Lady: Election Night in Tweets

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It was the biggest political event of the year -- according to the United States, and also Twitter. We've rounded up tweets about Obama's presidential victory and the historic women's gains; same-sex marriage and marijuana; and tweets ranging from the hysterical to the ranty. Plus: Is Nate Silver now a god? Read on …

President Obama Re-Elected

Women's Wins

It was a historic night for women: 19 women in the Senate as of this writing, and, as the Center for American Women in Politics reminds us:

Women made gains in the House as well, and CAWP reports that projections for the state of New Hampshire has women in all the top spots: Senate, House, and governor.

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