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Snowden in Russia: A 'public service' becomes a 'mistake' image

Snowden in Russia: A 'public service' becomes a 'mistake'

Most people think that Snowden did a good thing for the country by letting us know about the NSA's domestic spying, but few think he did himself any favors by fleeing to Russia Many Americans gave Edward Snowden the benefit of the doubt when he leaked information about the National Security Agency’s surveillance activities last year, but he lost the sympathy of many when he sought asylum in Russia.  Even today, in the most recent Economist/YouGov Poll, although 60% agree ... read more


Politics

Al-Qaeda & White Supremacists

Al-Qaeda & White Supremacists image

Most people think that Al-Qaeda poses a bigger threat to Americans than white supremacists, though Democrats disagree read more

Americans still see a sluggish economy

Americans still see a sluggish economy image

The  Several times in the last few years, as the Economist/YouGov Poll took stock of Americans’ economic expectations, it has appeared that Americans might be coming out of the economic doldrums, but each time opinions turned negative again.  The same ... read more


Consumer

Teen clothing: Spring Roundup

Teen clothing: Spring Roundup image

Teen retailers are far behind their general competitors in both parents’ value perception and purchase consideration. Of that struggling teen group, Forever 21 scores the highest on the two measures, followed by Aeropostale and American Eagle. ... read more

Taco Bell and McDonald's breakfast wars are raging

Taco Bell and McDonald's breakfast wars are raging image

The breakfast war is raging and it looks like Taco Bell is winning the opening battle for consumer perception battle over McDonald’s. McDonald’s general impression with fast food eaters has declined over the past two months – potentially driven by ... read more


Life

'Normcore'? Most of us already were

'Normcore'? Most of us already were image

Normcore may be the latest 'trend' to emerge from the epicenters of coastal cool, but this time they're only catching up to everyone else read more

To be or not to be…Shakespeare's 450th birthday

To be or not to be…Shakespeare's 450th birthday image

450 years since the birth of William Shakespeare, more than half of Americans surveyed (53%) think Shakespeare is one of the greatest playwrights of all time.  Shakespeare’s prodigious ability to pen memorable words and phrases is the reason 72% thinks ... read more


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Snowden in Russia: A 'public service' becomes a 'mistake'

04/23/2014

Most people think that Snowden did a good thing for the country by letting us know about the NSA's domestic spying, but few think he ... read more

Americans still see a sluggish economy

04/21/2014

Americans are still skeptical of claims that the economy is improving Several times in the last few years, as the Economist/YouGov Poll took stock of ... read more


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