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Nobody Likes a Loser

The article on CNN titled “People ‘unliking’ Romney on Facebook” discusses the timely and interesting phenomenon of political social media presence after an election. Mitt Romney’s fans on Facebook began to unlike him at a rate of 593 unlikes an hour immediately following the election results. The day after the election, the unliking rate increased […]

Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover – or a Voter by their Media Tastes

In the days leading up to the Presidential election last week, BuzzFeed’s Politics section made a huge jump in posts and popularity. Between posts about Nate Silver’s 538 projections – which turned out to be accurate or something – and unsurprising studies on which news sources get the most shares, this group of articles almost […]