FACEBOOK DATA SHOW JUST HOW MUCH FOOTBALL GAMES DEPRESS YOU
Whenever Facebook rolls out a new broad survey of its data, like a map of NFL fandom
, the instinct is usually to jump right to the counterintuitive bits—Why
would there be a pocket of Saints fans in the heart of Texas?—and then sussing out an answer. But here
, with a look at how positive and negative words are used in realtime as NFL games go on, they only really mind you of the crushing masochism of watching sports.