We are witnessing the slow death of public opinion in this country. It's being displaced by party opinion.
A public opinion poll showing Americans are increasingly convinced, wrongly, that he is Muslim does not trouble him, President Barack Obama said on Sunday.
How much is too much?
When it comes to Japan's bulging public debt, no one quite knows, but at about $75,640 for each of the country's 127 million people, the burden is starting to worry both voters and investors. You can even see it climb in front of your eyes on an unofficial Website.