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The SOTU and Response Word Clouds

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If you missed President Obama’s State of the Union address last night, here is the transcript in the form of a word cloud.

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Here is the Republican response given by Sen. Marco Rubio.

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And here is the Tea Party response by Sen. Rand Paul:

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Note: The size of a word in the graphic is proportional to the number of times the word appears in the speech.

Joe Carter Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).

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  • Is there a word cloud for the tea party response by Rand Paul?

    • Sorry, I should have created one when I made the other two. That’s now added. Thanks for the reminder.