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Turks TV: Santorum and the mainstream media set the agenda infographic

By April MacIntyre Mar 7, 2012, 21:13 GMT

Turks TV: Santorum and the mainstream media set the agenda infographic

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum EPA/DAVID MAXWELL

Super Tuesday is behind us and no big surprises, Romney is pushing along, Paul is all but written off by the GOP and Santorum is trying hard to rally the "real conservatives" to his utopic contraception-free USA where every sperm is sacred.

We all knew Mitt Romney was the likely, if unexciting, choice for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012. But Rick Santorum is Romney's biggest competition boggles the mind.

CurrentTV sent The Young Turks infographic that explains it all.

From Current

The first graph below illustrate how often Santorum was mentioned on Twitter, month by month, since July -- and breaks down the number of generally positive mentions and negative mentions. The gray shadow in the background tracks Santorum's position in the national polls.

 

The next row breaks down the top keywords associated with Santorum's name in each of those months, and finally the graph at the bottom shows the top issues mentioned in all tweets, month by month.



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