Misinformation or Disinformation?

Misinformation or Disinformation?

Disinformation is commonly defined as dissemination of explicitly false or misleading information; and misinformation as the communication of false information without intent to deceive, manipulate or otherwise obtain an outcome. Elsewhere, misinformation is used for the deliberate case, both inclusive and exclusive of the accidental case. Other researchers use malinformation…
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Joe Biden: Experience or Baggage?

Joe Biden: Experience or Baggage?

Joe Biden: Post Debate Analysis Pre/Post Debate Social Media Pre-debate Twitter mentions have Biden at an average of around 48k/mentions. He gets a debate day bump to 2.3x his normal mention count coming in at 112k/mentions. That boost falls off sharply the day after and then Biden is back to…
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Bernie Sanders: Gamer,  Socialist, or Revolutionary?

Bernie Sanders: Gamer, Socialist, or Revolutionary?

Bernie Sanders: Post Debate Analysis Pre/Post Debate Social Media Bernie Sanders was receiving around 23K mentions / day before the debate.  During the debates, his mentions spiked to ~70K/day. He's maintained a slight uptick in the days following the 1st debate. Bernie Sanders Twitter Mentions Pre/Post 1st Democratic Debate Top…
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