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Nor'easter covers Democracy Plaza—for a short time

The nor'easter that is dumping wet, heavy snow on New York City (and other areas hammered by Superstorm Sandy last week) temporarily obscured the NBC News Democracy Plaza electoral college map on the Rockefeller Plaza ice rink—until the Zamboni began to clean off the rink.

Follow our coverage of the nor'easter here and on Weather.com. See more pictures from Anthony Quintano's Instagram feed here.