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Table 8 Comparison of the important hashtags that either in the U.S. politics cluster in period one or period three, but not both

From: Characterizing communities of hashtag usage on twitter during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic by multi-view clustering

Period 1 Only Number of Period 3 Only Number of Period 1 Only User Period 3 Only User
Hashtags Uses Hashtags Uses Hashtags Ratio Hashtags Ratio
coronavirusaustralia 35561 smartnews 28748 openborders 1.000 morons 0.986
newyork 7131 5g 27165 newyork 0.999 socialists 0.981
racism 5016 america 18568 thegreatawakeing 0.994 shutitdown 0.978
censorship 2426 oann 16456 bias 0.946 2ndamendment 0.971
thegreatawakeing 2017 pressbriefing 11899 virginia 0.943 hypocrisy 0.969
coronovirus 1829 new 8650 trumpbudget 0.939 justasking 0.959
trumpbudget 1689 nyt 8276 chaos 0.939 nyt 0.959
democracy 1613 deepstate 7982 confirms 0.926 senatorforsale 0.958
zerohedge 1574 senatorforsale 7389 lnpfail 0.923 justsaying 0.956
iran 1546 americans 7113 earthquakes 0.922 antivaxx 0.955
  1. Generally, there is an increase in conspiracy-related hashtag and inflammatory hashtag usage from period 1 to period 3