Forget Hillary Clinton, 'Sticker Boy' Won the Iowa Caucus
Social media is declaring the college student known as "Sticker Boy" the real winner of the Iowa Democratic caucus.
Drake University student Peter Clinkscales stole the show when he covered his face with campaign stickers and goofed off behind Hillary Clinton on Monday night. He was seen on camera as the former Secretary of State spoke following her narrow lead over Bernie Sanders.
I am going to find #StickerBoy on Tinder ASAP.— Sara Jarman (@saraajarman) February 2, 2016
#StickerBoy for Veep.— Jeffrey Grubb (@JeffGrubb) February 2, 2016
Clinkscales even took to Twitter to tease his newfound fame.
Last few stickers starting price of $35,000 a year (pay for my tuition please) pic.twitter.com/KTsPo2pdvA— Peter Clinkscales (@PeterClinkscale) February 2, 2016
Despite the excitement, he showed up for class at 8 a.m. on Tuesday.
In the end, it was a narrow victory for Clinton in what is being called the closest Democratic race in Iowa caucus history. She took 49.9 percent of the votes, while Sanders took 49.6 percent.
She won 22 delegates while Sanders won 21.
The Clinton campaign released a statement declaring victory.