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Baby Yoda is inspiring more social media chatter than Democratic candidates . But according to the online news site Axios, Baby Yoda ’s popularity should be raising red flags for the historically large field of Democratic presidential candidates competing for attention ahead of the US 2020 election.
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Baby Yoda, the breakout star of the new Star Wars live action series The Mandalorian, is suddenly everywhere—by which we mean in every social media feed.
The Child, as the tiny green character is officially titled, has been memed for his penchant for touching things he’s been asked not to touch. And one industrious knitter is crafting a pattern that will allow others to replicate her homemade version of the big-eared charmer.
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Are you surprised that Baby Yoda is more popular than the politicians? By now, the contours of the Democratic presidential field have come into focus. The field of Democratic presidential candidates remains historically large. There are currently 18 people running for the 2020 Democratic
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In short, many people are swooning, which must please the executives at Disney Plus, thethat created the show.
After Chapter 4 ofI can confirm I would 3000% die for Baby Yoda
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But according to the online news site Axios, Baby Yoda’s popularity should be raising red flags for the historically large field of Democratic presidential candidates competing for attention ahead of the US 2020 election.
According to data by NewsWhip that was shared exclusively with Axios, Baby Yoda is generating more social media chatter for every story produced about him than any candidate covered in the press. That includes those leading the Democratic race, such as Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, and Pete Buttigieg.
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In the weeks since his debut in Star Wars: The Mandalorian, ' Baby Yoda ' has already made a larger impression on social media than some Democratic presidential candidates , according to a new report from Axios. Are you surprised that Baby Yoda is more popular than the politicians?
By now, the contours of the Democratic presidential field have come into focus. Joe Biden has coasted on his familiarity with Democratic voters For the moment, restoration appears to be beating out revolution. The momentum that swept Warren to the top of our rankings in the early fall has not
Baby Yoda is inspiring 1,671 interactions per story compared to 850 for Sanders; 839 for Biden, and 600 for Buttigieg, says Axios. Tulsi Gabbard, Kamala Harris, and Elizabeth Warren are trailing even further behind the little man, claiming 523, 504, and 496 interactions per story respectively.
According to Axios, however, this analysis should be most vexing to two new names in the Democratic race–former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, and former Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick. “Baby Yoda’s introduction coincided with both Bloomberg and Patrick announcing their bids,” Axios writes. “Both of the newest 2020 Democrats have had a significant number of articles written about them since Nov. 12.,” the site continues, specifying that on this metric “Bloomberg ranks second among the Democratic pack with 7,650, while Patrick slots into fourth with 4,044.”
But do all those stories mean that non-journalists are interested? Maybe not. Axios says:
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Baby Yoda , a character from the Star Wars series “The Mandalorian,” is pulling in twice the amount of interactions as former Vice President Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, for instance, entered the presidential race on Nov. 24 and received a deluge of articles written about his entrance.
The field of Democratic presidential candidates remains historically large. There are currently 18 people running for the 2020 Democratic nomination. President Trump has picked up a couple of Republican challengers, too. Below, an accounting of who’s in and who’s out .
With Baby Yoda in the mix with the 2020 Democrats, Bloomberg ranks 14th and Patrick 16th in terms of average interactions (likes, comments, shares) per story about them—and Baby Yoda has notched an average interaction rate 10 times higher than theirs.
Does this mean anything? Should we surprised by Baby Yoda’s apparent impact, compared to that of politicians vying to be the leader of the free world?
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At least Biden, Sanders, and Warren supporters can take heart: Since November 12, Axios says, Baby Yoda has claimed 2.28 million raw interactions, thereby trailing those three presidential hopefuls.
Dominate the public conversation, Baby Yoda will not.
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