The PoliticIt team diligently spent the evening collecting data regarding each candidate in an attempt to find out who the internet voted to be the winner of last night’s debate. This blog is focused completely on Jon Huntsman.
If you want to see who won the debate click here. If you want to see another candidate just click on their name: Mitt Romney, Michele Bachmann, Herman Cain, Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, Rick Perry, Rick Santorum.
majority of people on Twitter were saying good things about
Huntsman. If we average out the values then Jon Huntsman
receives a Twitter score of 3.6. This puts Huntsman in last
place for his Twitter Score.
Intrade is a place where people can buy shares in the probability of a candidate winning an election. If the price of a share goes up then the candidate is doing good, whereas, if the price of a share plummets then a candidate is doing bad.
Intrade traders did not trade on Huntsman during the debate. This likely indicates that traders felt the debate had a neutral effect on the probability of Huntsman being elected. This puts Huntsman in 5th place for his Intrade Score.
Extra Twitter Stats (approximate):
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