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What Your First Name Reveals About Who You Vote For

Posted May 2nd, 2016 at 11:47 am (UTC-4)
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People named Chad are more likely to be Republicans and those named Bobby, Betty and Curtis tend to support Donald Trump for president. The Jonathans are usually Democrats and people named Juan, Liz or Mohammad are more likely to lean toward Hillary Clinton. That’s the finding of a project put together by Verdant Labs, which […]

What Your Name Says About Your Age, Politics

Posted June 2nd, 2015 at 7:31 am (UTC-4)
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In the United States, your name apparently says a lot about you, and data scientists are digging into the details. They’ve come up with ways to mine information and statistics to determine what your moniker says about your age, where you live, your profession and even what your politics are. The Washington Post‘s Wonkblog gathered […]

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