I'm shocked, shocked, to find opinion polls in this establishment
From Dubya, during the notorious interview with RTE's Carol Coleman:
But I'm the kind of person, I don't really try to chase popular polls, or popularity polls. My job is to do my job and make the decisions that I think are important for our country and for the world.
In the New York Times story about their interview with him on Thursday:
Aides said he [Dubya] was in a good mood because of recent polls that showed him gaining ground on Mr. Kerry after months of bad news in Iraq.