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Obama Speech Breaks Twitter Record

CHARLOTTE: Barack Obama’s prime-time address to the nation accepting the Democratic presidential nomination for 2012 broke a new Twitter record Thursday for political traffic, the site said.

“A new record political moment on Twitter: @barackobama drives 52,757 Tweets per minute. Over 9 million Tweets sent about #DNC2012,” the micro-blogging site tweeted.

Source: Dawn.com. Read full article. (link)

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    Well he's got the youth talking about him. Mitt can't even hope to make that kind of connection.

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