He got more online attention than the rest of the field combined last week.
Neal RothschildThe enthusiasm gap between Bernie and the rest of the Democratic field is considerable.
Stories about Bernie generated more interactions on social media last week than the other candidates combined.
It became one of the most viral news events of the social media era.
Neal RothschildKobe Bryant’s death broke through in a way few other news events can.
It generated more interest online last week than coronavirus, impeachment, the Super Bowl, the Grammys and the Iowa caucuses combined.
Nothing but recycled arguments are exactly what Republicans want for acquittal.
Neal RothschildInterest in the first 3 days of the Senate impeachment trial sagged well below the first 3 days of House hearings. And that’s by design.
If it’s been boring, it’s because Senate Republicans have been working to ensure it’s as boring as possible.
Neal RothschildElizabeth Warren's recent polling decline among college students mirrors numbers for the general population, but while Pete has been the biggest beneficiary overall during that time, Bernie is the one gaining among students.
Cable news channels and online outlets tell wildly divergent stories.
Neal RothschildDemocrats are banking on the televised impeachment hearings to sway public opinion in their favor.
Unfortunately for them, they operate in a media universe where there are few shared facts or narratives.
The 16-year old's message has made her the most potent voice in climate activism.
Neal RothschildThanks to Greta Thunberg, climate change captured the public’s attention more over the last two weeks than any other point this year.
Stories generated 18 million interactions on social media — 5M more than the next closest 2-wk period.
Trump's Ukraine campaign against Biden fits a similar pattern of attacks.
Neal RothschildTrump's playbook for planting suspicion on enemies:
• Ask questions, raising the specter of wrongdoing
• Be vague/broad with accusations
• Never seek finality. Once it’s over, it goes stale
• The innuendo is always more titillating than the real story
It has brought the optics of a Biden vs. Trump showdown to the forefront of the national conversation.
Neal RothschildJoe Biden hasn’t been able to buy a good news cycle over the last 3 months.
But the Ukraine story has had the effect of Democrats rallying around him in opposition to Trump, giving Biden the optics that any candidate desires: a 1-on-1 showdown.
Her main competitors are Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren.
Neal RothschildKamala Harris is blowing away 2020 Democrats in the fight for attention:
• Stories about her generate more buzz
• 2x as many Google hits as next closest hopeful
• Most Instagram engagement
• Most Twitter engagement
• Dominating in follower/fan growth
A freshman congresswoman who has held office for a week is dominating the national conversation.
Neal RothschildAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez is absolutely dominating the national conversation on Twitter, generating more interactions than the 5 biggest news organizations combined over the last 30 days.