March 5th, 2003

Daria

Getting serious, for once.

I'm curious about everyone's thoughts on this:

EDIT: I'm also very interested in the opinions of those outside the U.S. What do you think of the U.S. and its interactions with other countries? How's your economy?

Poll #109254 The War Poll

Do you support the possible war on Iraq?

Yes
14(16.3%)
No
39(45.3%)
Only if further diplomatic channels fail
22(25.6%)
Undecided
11(12.8%)

Which is a bigger threat?

Iraq
13(15.3%)
North Korea
61(71.8%)
other (please specify)
11(12.9%)

Rate George W. Bush's presidency on a scale of one (sucks rotten eggs) to ten (truly great).

Mean: 3.06 Median: 2 Std. Dev 2.31
1
34(39.5%)
2
11(12.8%)
3
11(12.8%)
4
10(11.6%)
5
4(4.7%)
6
4(4.7%)
7
8(9.3%)
8
2(2.3%)
9
2(2.3%)
10
0(0.0%)

Would Gore have done a better job?

Yes
27(31.8%)
No
17(20.0%)
No way to tell
41(48.2%)

Who did you vote for in 2000?

Bush
14(16.5%)
Gore
37(43.5%)
Nader
15(17.6%)
Brown
4(4.7%)
Buchanan
0(0.0%)
Other
3(3.5%)
Didn't vote -- forgot
3(3.5%)
Didn't vote -- hated all the candidates
9(10.6%)

Would you make that same vote again?

Yes
64(75.3%)
No
10(11.8%)
Don't know
11(12.9%)

On a scale of one (Great Depression) to ten (awesome), rate the economy.

Mean: 4.22 Median: 4 Std. Dev 1.33
1
0(0.0%)
2
5(5.9%)
3
26(30.6%)
4
20(23.5%)
5
18(21.2%)
6
12(14.1%)
7
3(3.5%)
8
1(1.2%)
9
0(0.0%)
10
0(0.0%)

How long do you think it will take for the economy to recover?

Within the year
4(4.7%)
One year
3(3.5%)
Two years
22(25.6%)
Three or more years
35(40.7%)
Don't know
22(25.6%)

How long would a war in Iraq last?

One month
8(9.3%)
Two to six months
24(27.9%)
Six months to a year
18(20.9%)
One to two years
3(3.5%)
Think Vietnam
17(19.8%)
Don't know
16(18.6%)

Will there be a war with North Korea?

Yes
15(17.4%)
No
17(19.8%)
Don't know
54(62.8%)
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