Why President Obama Is Also the Leader in Likes and Retweets


Politicians and social media–the two have become so intertwined over the past decade that a weak social media presence can sink an entire election. Social media analytics experts SocialBakers have released a study showing that President Obama is dominating Republican candidate Mitt Romney in the social media game. Obama’s clear victory over Romney on Facebook […]

Obama Boy vs. Girl: How Viral Video Has Changed Politics


In 2007, the wonderful world of viral video brought you Obama Girl Amber Lee Ettinger’s, “I Gotta Crush on Obama.” 4 years later, Obama Boy aka Justin Brown, has debuted his copy-cat video “I Have a Crush on Obama.” In her video, Ettinger serenades YouTube viewers with an array of pro-Obama sentiments while the scantily […]

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