The Circle

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall Who’s the Tweet-Worthiest of Them All?

Looking at the 46 users that President Trump follows on Twitter provides us with a unique understanding of the news feed Trump consumes. Spoiler Alert: Trump’s trending.

This week, 23% of Trump’s friends’ tweets included the phrases “Trump,” “president” or “@realdonaldtrump.”

The top tweet among this selectively curated group – with more than 15,500 retweets – came from Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign manager Brad Parscale. His tweet announced the launch of a new website providing a 500-day record of Trump’s accomplishments because the press is “full of distortions.”