Obama re-elected: how it unfolded
Obama played hoops, Romney ate burgers. Analysts asked who would be a better president in a zombie invasion. And Paddy Power called victory for Obama first.
As America went to the polls to re-elect Barack Obama, we kept an eye on the big stories (and some of the quirkier ones).
**3.10 pm** Barack Obama has not only won the election, he's also the King of Twitter. His victory tweet: Four More Years!" accompanied by the photograph shown here of him embracing his wife, has been retweeted 652,000 times (at last count).
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