See How Red Tweeters and Blue Tweeters Ignore Each Other on Ferguson - Quartz

Talking past each other and getting nowhere fast

It won’t come as a surprise to anyone monitoring Twitter reactions to the events in Ferguson, MO, but there are essentially two isolated and polarized groups talking at each other and paying no attention to the other side’s arguments. Emma Pierson, a statistician, studied tweets and twitterati and found them …