#SOTU2015: Analyzing 1.4 Million State of the Union Tweets

by Michael Thomason
Last night, President Obama gave his annual State of the Union address to both houses of Congress. While he was at the podium, 1,483,989 Tweets used the #SOTU or #SOTU2015 hashtags or mentioned the president. Mentions per minute peaked at 7:08 PST at nearly 45,000 fuelled by near-simultaneous Tweets by @WhiteHouse and @BarackObama in the minutes before. Retweet if you agree: #LoveIsLove.Read the full article