Word of Mouth
Tue September 25, 2012
Tweeting the 2012 Campaign...In Rhyme
Last month, Twitter launched its political index, a daily measurement of twitter users' feelings towards the candidates drawn from nearly two million tweets each week. So far, the index is running parallel with Gallup Polls. A number of political junkies are way ahead of the index, they’ve been following novelist Elinor Lipman’s daily political poems since April. Lipman is author of nine novels and a new book of humor called Tweet Land of Liberty .