When the National Archives released Hillary Clinton’s White House schedules last week, reporters quickly sifted the entire 11,000-page doorstop for clues to her record on NAFTA , her foreign-policy experience , and her whereabouts during the “blue dress” incident .
Missing from the analysis, however, was one of our favorite bloggy pastimes: word counting. Thanks to the New York Times ’ searchable database of Clinton’s schedules, we were able to tally the number of times certain words appeared. Here’s our Harper ’s Index -style analysis of her years as first lady:
(Figures indicate number of pages on which the words appear)
Kofi Annan: 4
Barbara Streisand: 5
Jean Chrétien (prime minister of Canada, 1993-2003): 2
Mickey Mouse: 2
Whoopi Goldberg: 12
Benizir Bhutto: 5
Photo-op: 200 +
Party: 200 +
Trailhead thanks Seth Stevenson and Rebecca LeGrand.