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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

American Believe Crazy, Wrong Things

Catherine Rampell:

American Believe Crazy, Wrong Things: Many Americans believe a lot of dumb, crazy, destructive, provably wrong stuff. Lately this is especially (though not exclusively) true of Donald Trump voters, according to a new survey.
The survey, from the Economist/YouGov, was conducted in mid-December, and it finds that willingness to believe a given conspiracy theory is (surprise!) strongly related to whether that conspiracy theory supports one’s political preferences. ...

    Posted by on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 03:08 PM in Economics | Permalink  Comments (63)


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