Poll: Rand Paul Surges Ahead of Palin Among Voters, Who Describe Themselves as Morons Key Constituency for Two Hopefuls MINNEAPOLIS (The Borowitz Report) In a sign of his increasing prominence in the so-called Tea Party movement, a new poll shows Kentucky senatorial candidate Rand Paul topping former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin among voters who describe themselves as morons. In the poll, conducted by the University of Minnesotas Opinion Research Institute, 42% preferred Paul, 36% preferred Palin, and the remaining 22% were unsure what the word prefer meant. According to Davis Logsdon, who supervised the poll for the University of Minnesota, Pauls surging popularity among morons is bad news for Palin, who previously had a lock on that important constituency. I never thought Id say this, but if Palin is going to stay competitive with Paul, shes going to have to start dumbing down her message. More here.