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Is Social Media a good Predictor of Elections, not necessarily

Published on November 3, 2010 By Bill Grunau

There was an interesting post today by US Politics on Facebook (see below) about how Facebook fan counts were good predictors of 4 out of 5 Senate races and 3 out of 4 House races.  Intuitively this makes sense, but I wondered how it held up in some of the really close and heated races. [...]