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This is a collection of graphs and information about the debate. For clarity, only the top three positions (tags) are presented in graphs.

Language Grade Level uses the Flesh-Kincaid Readability Grade Level formula.

Debate Statistics for Who won the Final 2008 Presidential Debate?
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Side scores:
Obama : 45

McCain : 41

Total arguments:
Obama : 10

McCain : 7

Word lengths:
Obama : 4.63 ave

McCain : 4.36 ave

Language grade level:
Flesh-Kincaid Readability Grade Level
Obama : 14th

McCain : 11th

Vocabulary overlap:


Total words used:
Obama : 1729

McCain : 2369

Word frequencies:
acorn  african  again  agree  america  american  americans  angry  because  being  both  can't  change  country  don't  election  everyone  good  happened  i'm  issues  just  know  lot  mccain  mccain's  move  obama  obama's  off  party  past  person  point  preacher  racism  racist  ready  really  say  should  still  thing  things  think  very  want  well  white  worse