Ted Cruz cruised to an unexpected victory (and Marco Rubio picked up momentum) in the Iowa GOP race, while Hillary appears to have edged out Bernie on the Dem side. Here’s a look at the winners and losers from the Iowa caucuses. And six things that explain how it happened.

+ Of course, the big story of the night was Ted Cruz beating The Donald. He did it with a mix of religion and data. But Trump managed to do something besides earn second place. He drove a large voter turnout and huge TV ratings.

+ At least three of the Iowa caucuses were decided by a coin flip. Such a solution would not have worked at this Jeb Bush caucus, because there was only one person there.

+ Before we move onto New Hampshire, one last — and pretty cool — look back at the Iowa race in pictures. (Politics is so much better with no sound.)

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