We’re All Cynics: Huge Majorities Say Washington, Lincoln Lied In Office | Talking Points Memo

Americans can be an idealistic people. Just ask the guys who rake in millions selling never-used gym memberships and never-opened organizers — or any NFL, MLB or NBA fan in Washington D.C. But when it comes to politics, it’s a very different story. According to a new CNN/USA Today/Gallup poll out today, our cynicism about our Presidents couldn’t run any deeper.

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