Graphics: Colorado's score for hate tweets -- and fondness for the N-word
Negative tweets from Colorado using the word "chink" are relatively scarce, but there are more of them in northern New Mexico:
There's a power-blue spot on the Colorado map for negative tweets using "gook," however.
For "nigger," though, there's a lot of dark blue in Colorado, with a big swatch over Denver and some noticeable red in southern Wyoming:
Again, the tweets that show up on the heat map are said to have be negative in character, not ones where the word is used as a term of endearment or friendship. Hence, the mediocre-or-worse score on use of the word "nigger" is especially dispiriting.
The state scored better in relation to negative tweets using "wetback."
And the results are even better for negative tweets using "spick."
If only all the maps seen here looked like this last one -- and maybe even better....
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