Interesting stuff here.
"Program on International Policy Attitudes (PIPA) carries out research on public opinion"
If your American, thinking of traveling, here is what the locals will think of you...
"The poll also finds that for a substantial minority worldwide these negative feelings about Bush have generalized to the American people."
Go to page 12 and look at the list of news stations and the percentage of viewers have 'misperceptions'. (ie Iraq had WMD)
"Standing out in the analysis are Fox and NPR/PBS--but for opposite reasons. Fox was the news source whose viewers had the most misperceptions."
"The Separate Realities of Bush and Kerry Supporters"
"To preserve the belief that that going to war was the right decision, it appears necessary for Bush supporters to believe that the assumptions that prompted going to war were correct."
Scary views on the allowing torture under 'exceptional' circumstances...like we think he's a terrorist.
"one argument was found convincing by a more robust 63%.
“Whenever possible, military interrogators should limit themselves to methods that are humane and consistent with international conventions. However, at times, military necessity may call for making exceptions to these rules.” "