During October, conversations about the candidates have been pretty comparable in size. Both have seen increases in volume around the debates (see the spikes on the graphs below). In the past 30 days, 94.5K posts and 3M reblogs have been posted about Mitt Romney and 117.1K posts and 2.5M reblogs have been posted about Barack Obama. 1.5 million people have posted, reblogged or liked something about Mitt Romney and 1.4 million have posted, reblogged or liked something about Barack Obama. Read the rest at Union Metrics.