National Geographic

  1. 65 percent of those surveyed trust President Obama handle the crisis that accompanies an alien invasion of Earth better than Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

    21 percent would prefer Marvel Comic’s Hulk would take on the invaders. Only 12 percent left the crisis to the capable hands of Batman and just 8 percent said the same of Spider-Man.

    17 percent of poll respondents do not believe in aliens while 36 percent do. 48 percent were not sure.

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