Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Salad Dressing Unites Republicans And Democrats

NEW YORK (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) – Finally, there’s something Republicans and Democrats can agree on: Salad dressing.

According to a survey from Kraft, both political parties cite Ranch as their favorite salad dressing above all others.

Turns out 28 percent of Democrats reach for the Ranch first, while 26 percent of Republicans use it on their greens.

Other unifying salad stats include...

  • Love for lettuce is consistent across party lines, as nearly 30 percent of both Reps and Dems admit to munching on salads at least five days or more per week.

  • 78 percent of Democrats and 83 percent of Republicans agree that they can’t eat their salad without dressing.

  • 80 percent of Americans use the same dressing most of the time when they eat a salad.

  • 86 percent of Americans mix their salad with their dressing while only 9 percent dip the salad into the dressing.

  • People earning more than $50,000 a year eat salads more often, with 26 percent noshing on greens every day.

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