LUCY AND THE FOOTBALL: A video look back at when the MSM called Florida for Gore in 2000, while polls were still open in the state.

And here’s the headline on the Drudge Report (and related article) that was similarly designed to depress GOP voters four years later.

Which brings us to Tom Blumer this morning at Newsbusters: “Will Someone in the Press Prematurely Project Obama the Winner Based on Dem-Dominated 31-State Exit Polls?”

Well, if past performance is any guarantee…

(Bumped to top as Drudge exit polls begin to leak out.)

RELATED: If Exit Polls Were Accurate, We Would’ve Had President Kerry.