In 2013, my collaborators and I published a paper claiming that there is an empirical correlation between relative social media activity and relative vote counts in Congressional races. In other words, if people are talking about the Democrat more than the Republican on Twitter, then the Democrat tends to get more votes. Here’s the regression […]
Thanks to twin record-smashing hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the relatively fleeting attention of the media and the public is on all things related to superstorms, but the Democrats are missing a huge opportunity to talk about climate change. The party that understands climate science is real — and strong action to cut carbon pollution is […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Worried relatives, generous volunteers, frantic neighbors, even medical providers are turning to social media now that Hurricane Irma wiped out electricity and cell service to communities across Florida, cutting off most...Show More Summary
Relatives of a former Tennessee lawmaker who used Christian media to promote a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme based on the selling of gold and silver coins are going to prison. … Click to Continue »
Robert W. Lee IV said some members of his congregation were uncomfortable with the media attention he received after his speech against racism and hate on MTV's Video Music Awards last month.
Hillary Clinton just can't catch a break. The former Democratic presidential candidate endorsed a relatively unknown startup called Verrit this weekend — and in the process, inadvertently made them a target for cybercriminals. The strange...Show More Summary
The reboot of The Crow is coming in for a landing at Sony. After gestating for nearly 10 years at Relativity Media, then drifting aimlessly in development hell after the studio went bankrupt, The Crow will finally bring to modern day...Show More Summary
For the past couple of weeks, Democrats and the mainstream media teamed up to carefully advance a new narrative intended to shift the blame for Obamacare's implosion onto the Trump administration. Their argument was a relatively simple...Show More Summary
Zlatan Ibrahimovic on social media Everyone knows that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is relatively active on social media. The Swedish superstar has his own Instagram account called iamzlatanibrahimovic. He uses the account to keep fans up to date with his comeback from injury, as well as using it as an advertising platform for his brand and clothing company A-Z. […]
Amy Duggar has always been a rebel compared to her cousins, and she's making that point again following recent social media backlash. Plain and simple, the 30-year-old says she shouldn't be compared to her relatives, or judged by the...Show More Summary
This is not great: "In a letter made public on social media on Friday, the editor of the journal, Tim Pringle, said Cambridge University Press had informed him that the authorities had ordered it to censor more than 300 articles related to issues like the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre, Tibet, Xinjiang, Hong Kong and the […]
Slowly, but surely, millennials everywhere have found their own parents, relatives, teachers, friends' parents — you name it — infiltrating nearly every social media platform. Read moremments
Social media plays a hugely integral part of business these days, but for some it’s still a relatively new concept. Bearing this in mind, Citipost Mail have been doing some digging into what social media platforms can work best for your business. Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Preparations began on Monday for the transfer of militants and their relatives from Lebanon's border region to Syria in exchange for Hezbollah prisoners, a Hezbollah media unit said.
Modern Menswear Brands: R13, Palm Angels, John Elliott, Fear of God, and AMIRI When it comes to menswear, the fashion media loves to talk about the recent success of storied fashion houses like Gucci and its relatively new creative director Alessandro Michele. Show More Summary
Charter Communications CEO Tom Rutledge and his former boss at Cablevision, James Dolan, are back in business, in a way. Charter just announced that it has forged a partnership with the Dolan family’s relatively new media data and analytics company called 605. Show More Summary
The just-concluded upfront market was stronger than expected, but the national TV market was relatively flat year over year in the second quarter, according to new data from Standard Media Index. In the findings from SMI, which tracks 70 percent of national ad spending from global and independent agencies, the national TV market saw a...
Institutional trust continues to decline in surveys, but religious organizations still rank high. While Americans’ confidence in various institutions dips, the church remains in relatively high regard—especially among Christians andShow More Summary
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth gave each other rare shoutouts on social media this week, making for a relatively public-facing week for the notoriously private pair. Read more...
A federal court in Florida has granted a preliminary injunction against more than two dozen relatively small pirate sites. The order allows the media conglomerate ABS-CBN to seize the associated domain names. In addition, advertising...Show More Summary