Wednesday, September 29, 2004

Distrust Abounds

Another one of those "duh" moments for the media.

Poll Shows U.S. Distrust of Politicians 'Epidemic'

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Americans' distrust of politicians and business leaders has reached an "epidemic" level, driven by the Iraq war, the disputed 2000 presidential election and financial scandals, a Reuters/DecisionQuest poll revealed on Wednesday.

The nationwide telephone survey of 1,100 adults found 61 percent of Americans had lost faith in leaders and institutions over the past four years...(more)
Yet a majority of 'muricans still apparently support Chimpy McFlightsuit. I just don't get it. Where's the disconnect??