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AOC’s Streaming Debut Garnered Twitch’s Third-Largest Audience Ever

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AOC’s Streaming Debut Garnered Twitch’s Third-Largest Audience Ever. On Tuesday night, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez live-streamed for the very first time on Twitch. . Within an hour of beginning her stream, Ocasio-Cortez had attracted nearly 500,000 people. She was joined by a number of well-known streamers throughout the event, as well as fellow Representative Ilhan Omar. . According to Axios, the three-hour event was Twitch’s third-largest audience ever for a live Twitch stream. AOC first mentioned playing 'Among Us' the previous day on Twitter. The event was an impromptu get-out-the-vote effort aimed at young Americans. . Last week, Joe Biden’s campaign also made moves toward attracting young voters by creating an “island” in 'Animal Crossing.' . As of Wednesday morning, AOC has 575,000 followers on Twitch.