Tweets identify each state's love for certain foods
Here in the Midwest, we like to tweet about breakfast.
A study of food-related language on Twitter done by the University of Arizona found folks tweeting from Midwestern states talk about breakfast on social media more than any other meal according to The Verge.
The study also found distinctive food words for each state. Indiana, apparently, can’t get enough of #gyros.
By the end of the study, researchers were able to accurately guess each state’s average BMI and risk for diabetes based on that state’s food-related tweets.
Kind of sobering, actually.
See the whole map of food-related tweets here.
What food did you last tweet about?