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There is 1 comment on The Bernie Sanders Sitting Meme’s Instant Popularity, Explained by Science

  1. Interesting article and research.. seems to me that the same qualities of successful memes may possibly be used to understand a websites popularity or a politician’s cult following: the more simplistic and recognizable a subject is, the more people are drawn to it, if it also evokes an instant emotional response from viewer(?) Interesting that if it involves the effort of reading more deeply or is thought provoking the meme is not as successful? hmmm

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