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In Dueling Addresses, Marco Rubio and President Obama Use Words You Wouldn't Expect

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Here are the word clouds for tonight's two big addresses: President Obama's State of the Union speech and Sen. Marco Rubio's response. Notice anything, uh, unexpected?

Barack Obama's State of the Union address word cloud:

Marco Rubio's State of the Union rebuttal word cloud:

Matt Berman

Matt Berman is a news editor at National Journal. Before joining National Journal, he managed social media on the communications team at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Prior to Carnegie, Matt worked in digital roles at The Faster Times, Newsweek International, Talking Points Memo, and Salon. Matt graduated from the George Washington University with a B.A. in Political Science.

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