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Questions - Charlie Sheen and Celebrities - March 1-2, 2011

Americans Think Teachers Worth More than Celebrities, Pro Athletes
72% Say Celebrities Get Special Treatment When They Break the Law
71% of Americans View Charlie Sheen Unfavorably
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted March 1-2, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports

 

 

1* How closely have you followed recent news stories about Charlie Sheen?

 

2* Who do you support most in the dispute between Charlie Sheen and the producers of his show, ‘Two and a Half Men’? (Answered By 350 Adults Following Story At Least Somewhat Closely)

 

3* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of Charlie Sheen?

 

4* How closely have you followed recent news stories about Lindsay Lohan?

 

5* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of Lindsay Lohan?

 

6* Do celebrities get preferential treatment when they break the law?

7* Do Americans pay too much attention to celebrity news and not enough attention to news that has real impact on their lives?

8* Does the media cover celebrities too much, too little or is the coverage about right?

9* Who should get paid the most…celebrities, doctors, business leaders, professional athletes, teachers, policemen, military personnel or the President of the United States?

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence