An eager reader notes an opening for part-time Governor Kristi Noem to increase her standing in the polls for 2024. All she has to do is change her name to “Someone Else“:
Of course, Kristi could get even more votes and describe herself more accurately if she changed her name to “Don’t Know/Refused”.
The New York Times/Siena College poll also reminds us that Democrats aren’t nearly the Kool-Aid drinkers that Republicans are. While 29% of Republicans, cite Fox as their leading source of news (and that’s more than twice the size of the group of GOPers that turns primarily to Republicans’ second-most popular news sources, either the traditional national networks or local TV news), the typically cited bastion of liberal propaganda, MSNBC, is favored by only 6% of Democrats, making Rachel Maddow’s channel only the seventh-most popular primary new source among Democrats, behind the big three national networks, CNN, national newspapers, NPR (boo-yah!), local TV news, and social media.