Smack a Candidate Encourages Twitter Users To Pick Sides in Election

August 24, 2012 AT 9:23 AM
Forget polls, the new way to see who's more favored in the 2012 presidential election is Smack the Candidate, a website that combines the fun of Rock em, Sock em Robots with the ease of expressing your thoughts on Twitter. The site tallies the punches delivered using the hashtag #SmackRomney or #SmackObama. Patrick Jones says while it may be silly, it sure beats some other methods of rallying voters.