Just Because It's Trending Doesn't Mean It's True
Political Polls

Bomb Aladdin's Home? 45% of Trump Supporters Say Yes! 54% Would Ban Entering Muslims USA

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Fri, 18 Dec 2015 18:27:03 Z)

A poll of Republican primary voters asked a trick question: Would you support or oppose bombing
Agrabah? Overall, 30% said yes, 13% opposed and 57% answered they were not sure. Support for bomnbing among Donald Trump supporters was more decisive with 45% wanting Agrabah, the fictional home of Disney's Aladdin, bombed by American warplanes.

When the Public Policy poll asked Democrats the same question, 19% supported bombing Aladdin's home while 365 were opposed.

Trump has a commanding lead in the latest Public Policy presidential poll with 34%, Ted Cruz far behind in second with 18%, followed by Marco Rubio at 13% and Jeb Bush in fourth with 7% of the likely Likely GOP primary voters.

Trump's proposal to ban non-citizen Muslims from entering the United States is supported by 54% of Republicans surveyed and opposed by 25%.

While a majority -- 53% -- of Republicans still support the 1st amendment's right to freedom of religion, 26% said Islam should be made illegal in the United States.

To read the full poll results, click here.

Lead Stories scours social nets for trending content about political polls. Visit our political polls section for more.

About the author:

Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

Read more about or contact Alan Duke

About Lead Stories

Lead Stories uses the Trendolizer™ engine to detect the most trending stories from known fake news, satire and prank websites and tries to debunk them as fast as possible. Read more about how we work and how we select stories to check here.

Spotted a hoax that you think we should investigate? Have a tip? Want to send us a correction? Contact us!

You can also follow us here:

Most read

Recent

Like or Follow us to get the latest!

NEW! Subscribe to our YouTube channel: