USNews’ Washington Whispers had a poll on “who do you think is the most famous recent presidential pet?”
Clinton’s cat, Socks, beats Obama’s dog, Bo, paws down.
Here are the numbers:
- Socks, the Clinton cat 34%
- Bo, the Obama dog 28%
- Millie, George H.W. Bush’s dog 17%
- Barney, George W. Bush’s dog 13%
- Lucky, the Reagan dog 8%
[Source: The Synovate eNation Internet poll was conducted December 9-13 among a national sample of 1,000 households by global market research firm Synovate.]
Meanwhile, Washington Whispers reports that donations to the Demonrats’ MoveOn.org have plummeted, prompting its executive director Justin Ruben to send a desperate E-mail plea to supporters:
“Hi — I wanted to make sure you saw this email in the midst of holiday craziness. We could really use your help!”
See also “MoveOn.org Says It’s In Big Time Money Trouble”.