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During past elections, public response to the big win was only reserved for political pundits and newscasters, however, social media has changed the game. As many saw in the moments after the polls were closed to the seconds leading up to President Obama’s acceptance speech, social media users had a lot to say about Election Day 2012.
With Obama’s big win on Tuesday being the most tweeted about event in U.S. political history, CEO Shawn Amos explores the impressive social media stats and economist and blogger Nate Silver’s data-driven prediction of a victory for the president.