I have collected news from the web since the first of the year. Every single time, over the course of 180+ scrapes, Trump was always the number one term.
Until yesterday. Yesterday the number one word mentioned in the news and on social media was “debate“…
Post Democratic Debate Candidate Ranking
This was a huge week for the democrats and a week that saw more of a shake up to the sorted order of the field than in quite some time.
A solid debate plus an appearance on Real Time has Tulsi Gabbard sitting in a solid seventh. Tim Ryan cracks the post debate top ten.
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Post Debate Bump?
Julian Castro seemed to be the NBC spin winner, but is only the 3rd biggest mover in my system. This still puts him in the Top 10 this week.
Negative numbers in my system mean a candidate does not have a statistically significant chance of winning. Sorry Kirsten Gillibrand