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NPRs Election Night Coverage 8-Bit-Style

November 6th, 2012

We, Tyler Fisher and I, decided to have a little fun with NPR’s Election Night Scorecard. With Brian Boyer‘s blessing, we helped along the NPR news app team’s scorecard to its natural conclusion: an old-school, NES-style.

To best enjoy the night’s election results the way they are meant to be seen, just drag the bookmarklet button below to into your bookmarks bar. Then head on over to the NPR Election Night Scorecard, click your bookmarklet and you’re set.

8-bit NPR

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27 Responses to “NPRs Election Night Coverage 8-Bit-Style”

  1. Eric says:

    I just get a number…

  2. Sorry it’s was not working for you. What browser are you using? Have you tried again?

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  7. Elaine says:

    I’m having the same issue. Firefox latest version, Win7.

  8. Chris Wage says:

    The NYT site is goin tits up, so that’s probably why. Downside of being the best.

  9. Jenny says:

    What a fun way to watch the election results! Thanks for sharing that!

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  12. I’m working with someone at Mozilla to see if I can get that working. As soon as I can I’ll report progress.

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  21. Clyde says:

    Very nice! Compliments from an old IBM mainframe programmer who also liked to play around with 8-bit programming on the Atari 800 with the 6502 processor.

  22. Thanks. I suspect that CSS makes it al little easier to work than an old IBM mainframe.

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