Press and media mentions
The charts have gained some notable media attention. I've started keeping track of some of them. Did I miss any? Let me know!
Yahoo Finance - October 17, 2020
The article in Yahoo finance about the coronavirus surge shows a screen grab of the partisan chart from October 16. It's probably generated more traffic to the charts than the rest of the non-social-media traffic combined. The story was also picked up by MSN
Arizona's Family - October 13, 2020
Arizona's Family is a Phoenix-area broadcast news show that did a feature on the charts and what it meant for the state of Arizona. Complete with their own special effects, and asking the state government for comment.
Political Gabfest podcast- October 16, 2020
One of the biggest political podcasts in the world, host David Plotz recommended the charts in the picks of the week section. You have to skip to 1h10m30s to hear the bit.
Daily Kos - October 28, 2020
Political blog Daily Kos had a small review of the partisan chart.
Daily Gazette - October 26, 2020
Schenectady's Daily Gazette (also my employer), ran a front-page story about the charts.
WKYC and WBNS - October 14, 2020
The Guardian - October 13, 2020
The Guardian had a one-paragraph write-up recommending the chart.
The Humanist Report - October 15, 2020
The YouTube channel The Humanist Report did an episode about the partisan chart.
Journalism Institute - October 20, 2020
The Journalism Institute did a little Q&A with me about the charts.
Now This News - October 20, 2020
Online news site Now This did a piece on the charts.
iDNES.cz - November 2, 2020
Czech news site iDNES.cz put out a piece with video that focused heavily on the charts. No idea what they're saying, though.
Sergey Karelov - November 3, 2020
Russian blogger Sergey Karelov also wrote about the charts, confirming that it indeed went worldwide. It's always fun to see my name in a different language- Дэном Гудспидом!
Dispatches from the New Enlightenment - October 19, 2020
The blog entry goes through each of the top states on the chart and looks at their mask policies.
Scientific American - October 23, 2020
The charts garnered a mention and paragraph write-up in Scientific American's weekly Coronavirus News Roundup.
For whatever it's worth, the chart discussions have brought me back to Twitter after a 12-year hiatus. Video screen grabs of the partisan chart have collected more than 10 million views. I've seen a few notable mentions and retweets and the like that seemed fitting for this page.