Most Cape Codders think President Barack Obama is a Muslim
All Republicans are not racist, but all racists are Republican
In today's front page poll, a majority of your fellow Cape Codders say they believe our President is a Muslim.
Let's find out if you Cape Codders are any smarter than the folks in Alabama and Mississippi where less than a majority thought the President of the United States was a Muslim.
As of today, we were doing even worse.
There are two obvious reasons voters chose "Muslim" by 50% vs 41% for "Christian" by late morning on Thursday.
Either they truly believe that he practices Islam despite what they see and read in the mainstream media, or they are racist and believe his being called a Muslim will slander a man for what they imagine is political gain.
And it looks like Cape Cod may really only be a northern Alabama or Mississippi with water on three sides.
That means your neighbor is a Redneck... even YOU may be one as well.
As our Editor wrote on these pages recently, "All Republicans are not racist, but all racists are Republican."
See the Yahoo! story here. Here's today's poll:
I believe President Obama's religious faith is:
Vote in our poll here.