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12:08 PM, February 29th, 2012

Word Cloud of the Day: Last week, we made word clouds out of our Facebook fans’ one-word descriptors for the four GOP candidates. Subsequently, we got a few calls for us to give Obama the same treatment, so yesterday we asked the same question to our Facebook fans: to describe Barack Obama in one word. Here’s the resulting word cloud

4:15 PM, February 24th, 2012

On Wednesday night CNN’s John King asked all four GOP candidates to define themselves with one word. Yesterday we asked our Facebook fans to do the same thing, and then we made pretty word clouds with their responses.

Can you guess which candidate got the responses above? 

4:29 PM, January 26th, 2011

More word clouds! Check out the one we put together before the SOTU.

11:45 AM, January 25th, 2011

A word cloud of Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s January 6, 1942 State of the Union address, which took place just a month after Pearl Harbor—as evidenced by the dominant word of the speech: WAR.

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