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Twitter Data Stream: Senator Ted Kennedy
G. R. Boynton's New Media and Politics
  • G. R. Boynton, University of Iowa
Document Type
Data Set
Publication Date
11-27-2009
Twitter Search Words
Sentor, Ted Kennedy, #tedkennedy
Search Start Date
2009-08-26T01:22-5:00
Search End Date
2009-09-13
Abstract
Twitter data stream collected following the announcement that Senator Ted Kennedy died late evening August 25, 2009. A second search for "Ted Kennedy" was started later and had 55,165 total messages. A third search for "#tedkennedy" was started on August 29 and had 1904 total messages. All searches ended at the same time
Total Messages
17,118
Creative Commons License
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
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Citation Information
G. R. Boynton. "Twitter Data Stream: Senator Ted Kennedy" (2009)
Available at: http://0-works.bepress.com.library.simmons.edu/g_r_boynton/69/