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    Map Tracks Racist Tweets on Election Day





    I thought this was rather interesting. What do you think?
    Sorry--but I do not accept the idea that being intolerant of intolerance is THE SAME THING as being intolerant of anything else.

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    I've been to Maine.

    It's pretty white and pretty rednecky, I'm stunned that there aren't any pings there.


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    How do you track tweets?

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    There's tools available, basically search.

    I question what was called racist. Many liberals consider any criticism of Obama racist.

    From Map Tracks Racist Tweets on Election Day, I see "take back America" was considered racist (chortle). Moreover, it's pointed out that a grand sum total of 395 such tweets is hardly representative of a nation of 300 million.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    How do you track tweets?

    With a Butterfly net .

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    Wow! Floating Sheep analyzed 400 tweets to come up with this map. What do I think? I think the racists in America are working overtime to keep race a critical issue. I would be interested to see the list of "racist terms" Floating Sheep used so I could judge just how biased they were.

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    Quote Originally Posted by patrickt View Post
    Wow! Floating Sheep analyzed 400 tweets to come up with this map. What do I think? I think the racists in America are working overtime to keep race a critical issue. I would be interested to see the list of "racist terms" Floating Sheep used so I could judge just how biased they were.
    See link in my post. "take back America" was one.

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    Did they track the 'Kill Romney's' like this? I'd like to see that.

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    'Cutbacks' is racist.

    http://weaselzippers.us/2012/11/11/l...d-to-cutbacks/

    Papa John's CEO is called racist for warning that Obamacare related costs may lead to cutbacks.

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    What a pathetic leftist attempt at smearing AGAIN. It won't stop. Think how ugly its gonna be once the right really goes Galt.

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