Media Coverage Charts
Dave Chappelle also got more mentions than the Waukesha parade attack
We compared mentions of Dave Chappelle and the suspect for the Waukesha tragedy in a previous analysis. The results left us wondering if, maybe, Darrell Brooks got less coverage than Dave Chappelle in left-leaning media because they did not want to focus on the suspect, but on the attack itself and the tragedy that struck dozens of families.
So we compared the number of mentions of Dave Chapelle in the weeks after "The Closer" was accused of transphobia and the number of mentions of Waukesha after the attack.
Click on Show data to see for yourself the respective number of articles.
Sources include NBC News, CNN, Los Angeles Times, Huffington Post, New York Times, VOX, CBS News, ABC News, Politico