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Reddit Loonies Hijack FoxNews Poll
Reddit ^ | 02-10-10 | Stoutcat

Posted on 02/10/2010 11:23:03 AM PST by Stoutcat

From Reddit:

"Fox News Poll: 'What Do You Think Tea Party Movement Is About?' 'Fruitless mix of racism, conspiracy theories' is one of the choices. You know what to do.

Can we out-vote the fruits and nuts on Reddit?

(Excerpt) Read more at foxnews.com ...


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I voted, but the Reddit crowd is still ahead in the poll.
1 posted on 02/10/2010 11:23:03 AM PST by Stoutcat
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To: Stoutcat

I voted.

Still 25% to 60%, reddit in the lead.

Vote more.


2 posted on 02/10/2010 11:25:59 AM PST by DesertConservative
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To: Stoutcat

Lulz, as if there aren’t loonies at *this* site too? No site is completely immune from the disease of liberalism. I go to Reddit often and find it does have a fair share of conservatives. If you go poking around in anti-Palin/Fox threads then of course you’re going to find liberals.

Some conservatives don’t like Glenn Beck or Palin. That doesn’t mean they’re liberals.


3 posted on 02/10/2010 11:27:00 AM PST by Soothesayer9
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Don't know what a “Reddit” is but FReeped the poll.

There is only one left wing response so it will be an easy poll for anti-American types to swing it.

4 posted on 02/10/2010 11:28:23 AM PST by Touch Not the Cat
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To: Stoutcat

Fox worded that poll badly.

It’s like me taking a poll that says:

Who do you think Jesus Christ was?

a. The son of God
b. The word
c. The truth
d. The light
e. The lamb of God
f. a phony con artist

and then complaining when F is selected more than the others.


5 posted on 02/10/2010 11:29:57 AM PST by TexasFreeper2009 (November is coming.)
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To: Stoutcat
Notice that 3 out of the 4 choices (not including “other”) are valid responses in favour of the Tea Party. There is only one negative choice — thus practically guaranteeing that the largest single % response would be negative. Most people would just look at the bars, and not tally the positive responses. Quite a trick, eh? Just one of the many ways these (already meaningless) polls can be skewed, to produce any “results” the publishers want.
6 posted on 02/10/2010 11:33:07 AM PST by USFRIENDINVICTORIA
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stupid pole.....too many choices for conservatives....not enough for leftists.


7 posted on 02/10/2010 11:33:08 AM PST by Vaquero (BHO....'The Pretenda from Kenya')
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To: TexasFreeper2009

Well said.


8 posted on 02/10/2010 11:33:49 AM PST by USFRIENDINVICTORIA
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To: Stoutcat

Whoever the dingbat is who put that poll up needs a flogging.

Only a complete idiot would put a poll up that let’s the voter, vote more than once (without at least changing subnet IP addresses)


9 posted on 02/10/2010 11:34:39 AM PST by BornToBeAmerican
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To: Stoutcat

i voted 5 times...


10 posted on 02/10/2010 11:35:22 AM PST by stefanbatory (Weed out the RINOs! Sign the pledge. conservativepledge.org)
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To: Stoutcat

Online polls are really pointless. We know it, they know it, everyone knows it.


11 posted on 02/10/2010 11:36:59 AM PST by Deb (Beat him, strip him and bring him to my tent!)
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To: Stoutcat

With racism and conspiracy answer leading the way, Foxnews will never show the results of this poll.


12 posted on 02/10/2010 11:42:23 AM PST by Road Warrior 04 (I'll miss President Bush greatly! Palin in 2012! 2012 - The End Of An Error!)
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To: Stoutcat
After voting:
Small government and fiscal responsibility   25% (19,438 votes)
Exposing Democrats' socialist agenda          2% (1,636 votes)
Voicing outrage at out-of-touch politicians  12% (9,144 votes)
Fruitless mix of racism, conspiracy theories 61% (47,329 votes)
Other (add your comment)                      1% (610 votes)
Total Votes: 78,157

13 posted on 02/10/2010 11:42:52 AM PST by Forgiven_Sinner (If you meet people with no brain, no heart and no courage, you are not in KS-You are in the Congress)
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To: Stoutcat
'What Do You Think Tea Party Movement Is About?'

A) Exposing Democrats' socialist agenda 2% (1,641 votes)
B) Voicing outrage at out-of-touch politicians 12% (9,155 votes)
C) Fruitless mix of racism, conspiracy theories 61% (47,870 votes)
D) Other (add your comment) 1% (614 votes)
Total Votes: 78,840

How about A and B?
14 posted on 02/10/2010 11:47:22 AM PST by Lucky9teen (A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is just putting on its shoes.)
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To: Stoutcat

Just throw this “poll” into the trash bin labeled “Lies Damned Lies Statistics”.


15 posted on 02/10/2010 11:47:44 AM PST by mc5cents
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To: dynachrome
Ping to a Fox Poll: What Is the Tea Party Movement About?
16 posted on 02/10/2010 11:48:39 AM PST by Lucky9teen (A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is just putting on its shoes.)
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To: Stoutcat
I voted, but these are never scientific polls. FOX and others create polls as a hook to get people, regardless of how that vote, to hit their websites. It's a money making gimmick.
17 posted on 02/10/2010 11:49:09 AM PST by Nosterrex
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To: Vaquero

STOOOPID POLE Cmon Fox, you know better.


18 posted on 02/10/2010 11:52:43 AM PST by George from New England (escaped CT 2006; now living north of Tampa Bay)
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To: George from New England

or POLL...(I see that I spelled it wrong)

we get the POLE from zer0bambam and the dhimms.....


19 posted on 02/10/2010 12:07:11 PM PST by Vaquero (BHO....'The Pretenda from Kenya')
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To: Stoutcat; 2ndDivisionVet; A knight without armor; Alexander Rubin; all the best; AmericaUnite; ...
Maybe we can make it a bit closer. Thanks to Lucky9teen for da ping!

FREEP THIS POLL ***PING!*** FRmail me if you want to be added or removed from the Fearless Poll-Freeping Freepers Ping list. And be sure to ping me to any polls that need Freepin', if I miss them. (looks like a medium volume list) (gordongekko909, founder of the pinglist, stays on the list until his ghost signs up for the list)

20 posted on 02/10/2010 12:12:16 PM PST by dynachrome (Barack Hussein Obama yunikku khinaaziir!)
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