Using the number of views that a video got might be as silly and irrelevant as Facebook friends, which is to say that it might actually have some predictive value. So, let's look at the matchups for similar politicians from the DNC and RNC.
First, and most important, let's compare the number of views for Obama and Romney.
Should Romney lose, the GOP will want to blame him for the loss rather than their policies. This will allow them to avoid change and take hope in their future. In light of that, it's worth comparing a couple of the stronger contenders for a 2016 nomination.
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But the Republicans had more than one victory. In addition to Ryan's victory over Biden, they did totally crush the Democrats in one category: the popularity of their celebrity. Here we have a stunning 50 to 1 victory for the GOP.
[Numbers posted by Guy Kawasaki at http://www.facebook.com/guy]