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    Poll: NRA More Popular Than Hollywood

    President Barack Obama arrives to make a statement on the fiscal cliff negotiations with congressional leaders in the briefing room of the White House on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, in Washington. The negotiations are a last ditch effort to avoid across-the-board first of the year tax increases and deep spending cuts.  (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

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    A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released Thursday reveals that the National Rifle Association, despite an endless stream of bad press, is actually more popular than the entertainment industry. The poll also reveals that President Obama’s job-approval rating is 52 percent, but that looking ahead to the next four years, opinions are split. Fifty-one percent say they’re “optimistic” or “satifsfied” with his presidency, while 48 percent say they are “uncertain” or “pessimistic.” A third of those polled say they’re confident in Obama’s ability to bring the economy back.  

    Read it at The Washington Times