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Darth Vader is polling higher than all potential 2016 presidential candidates
WASHINGTON POST ^
Posted on 07/24/2014 6:59:28 PM PDT by Morgana
On Tuesday FiveThirtyEight released the results of a poll of Americans' opinions on the "Star Wars" universe. Not surprisingly, Jar Jar Binks is the most reviled character in the series. As Walt Hickey notes, the Gungan from Naboo posted lower favorability numbers than Emperor Palpatine, "the actual personification of evil in the galaxy."
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TOPICS: Music/Entertainment; TV/Movies
I'm not making this up!!!
posted on 07/24/2014 6:59:29 PM PDT
To: Slings and Arrows
“On the other hand, with a net favorability of -8, Jar Jar is considerably more popular than the U.S. Congress, which currently enjoys a net favorability rating of -65. In fact, the last time congressional net favorability “
It’s better than what’s already there.
posted on 07/24/2014 7:00:55 PM PDT
( Always a bit of truth in dark humor.)
Don’t blame me, I voted for Zod.
posted on 07/24/2014 7:01:23 PM PDT
(Remember the River Raisin.)
Its better than whats already there.
You got that right.
Yes, but how is Cthulhu polling?
I saw this story yesterday. What a bunch of pap. It's bad enough to have polls about hypothetical candidates== but now we are polling about fictional characters?
posted on 07/24/2014 7:05:34 PM PDT
Darth Vader is polling higher than all potential 2016 presidential candidates,
He does have some interesting points:
The Imperial Senate will no longer be of any concern to us. I have just received word that the Emperor has dissolved the council permanently. The last remnants of the Old Republic have been swept away forever.
posted on 07/24/2014 7:08:47 PM PDT
(The IRS: either criminally irresponsible in backup procedures or criminally responsible of coverup.)
posted on 07/24/2014 7:11:02 PM PDT
(You call me an islamophobe like it's a bad thing.)
Darth was good at the beginning, went bad in the middle, got good in the end. Which Darth are we judging?
posted on 07/24/2014 7:14:40 PM PDT
Zod is a piker compared to Emperor Ming.
posted on 07/24/2014 7:15:10 PM PDT
by Army Air Corps
(Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
Its Neck and Neck for Hillary Clinton and Boba Fett.....
and the race is one
posted on 07/24/2014 7:31:41 PM PDT
( "Never, never, never give up". Winston Churchill ...)
Darth Vader gets my vote!
I had one of the best evenings of my life dressed as DARTH Vader and carrying a DARTH CHENEY sign at the Walter Reed FReep the Friday after Cheney was called that!
posted on 07/24/2014 7:33:42 PM PDT
All that says to me is Americans are disgusted with both political parties. I know I am.
posted on 07/24/2014 7:42:14 PM PDT
Cheney still in the mix, huh?
posted on 07/24/2014 7:55:35 PM PDT
(NorCal red turf)
posted on 07/24/2014 7:57:48 PM PDT
(Pay Attention and you'll be pissed off too! FIRE BOEHNER, NOW!)
At least he’d be strong on national defense.
posted on 07/24/2014 9:14:04 PM PDT
by Slings and Arrows
(You can't have Ingsoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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