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Election Day: It’s (Hopefully) Almost Over!

Here we are, country, with this one final day until the 2012 Presidential Election is over. If you are in the U.S., and even if you aren’t, you have been party to an exponentially growing barrage of coverage on the candidates, swing states, Republicans, Democrats, and countless explanations of the Electoral College.  Many of us feel like the little girl brought to tears by all the election talk, while others just want to get back to regular life.

More specifically, people really want to get back to their regular TV life:

But with only one more day to go, for those that can stomach it, lets take a quick look at what the people are saying on social media.

In a search on “Election Day” using our social analysis platform, Visible Intelligence®, these topics (volume represented by size) were the most popular:

As for who people are talking about, President Obama’s share of voice has grown since the debates:

But topics of conversation for each candidate remain similar:

Now get out there and vote if you haven’t yet! Before you know it, we will be back to analyzing TV shows and complaining about regular commercials.


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