Who would Russians prefer as the next American President?

No fair nominating your own Prime Minister, although that would be the obvious choice, lol.


If you were to put ron paul in a police line-up with the Harlem Globetrotters and the Easter Bunny, 99 out of 100 Russians couldn't identify him.

Update 2:

Mervent: I meant that most Russians would probably prefer that Putin be the next American President.

14 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Well, it's easier to tell who is the worst candidate - McCain. He is too agressive, America-centric and seems to get stuck in the Cold War times. He'd start a couple of new conflicts (may be even not diplomatic) for sure. No good for world political situation.

    As to Clinton and Obama - I don't see the big difference in their foreign policy, they use sometimesanti-russian(not democaratical regime blah-blah...) rhetoric to praise the american way and democracy - but that's Ok, we are used to it.

    And actually we (or at least I) don't care much about your election, I don't think it will change the relationship between the countries in anyway.

  • 4 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

    Obviously not McCain. That guy is just overall scary - he's pro-life, he wants to stay in Iraq ( wasn't he the one that said that staying there for a 100 years is okay?), he sees no problem with bombing Iran first, he supports the death penalty. Plus, he's plain old.

    Out of the other two possible contenders, I don't really like either. Clinton seems to be more or less nice on a human level, but her husband has shown that nice people can do horrible things (bombings of Yugoslavia...). Obama looks like yet another demagogue with armies of fans that faint at his speeches.

    As I was answering this, I ended up going to one of those sites that matches you to your ideal candidate. My result: Mike Gravel. Oh yeah, he'll definitely win. :)

  • 1 decade ago

    I spent 6 months in Russia, and I can say Russians don't care about US elections...

    But if I'd have to guess, I would NEVER say Obama, because, and sorry but it's the often (and sadly) the truth, many Russians do not like black people.

    I wouldn't say Mc Cain either because they hate Bush.

    So, even if they don't care, I'd say H. Clinton.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Most Russians have better things to think about than some other nation's president. At leats in most cases

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    I don't really think that the U.S government's policy in a question of interrelation with Russia is setting by President himself and it doesn't matter who will the next.The U.S will always keep their negative attitude refering to us until Russia wil keep its independence.It's a question of geopolitics.

    The Prime Minister is nominating by the President (according the Constitution) in our country.Why it isn't fair?

  • 1 decade ago


  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    They dislike John McCain, so anyone except John McCain. Oh they probably don't like Obama either because of reasons I won't say.

    Most Russians would probably vote for Hillary Clinton.

  • 1 decade ago

    i really dont care what the americans get as a president

    Source(s): i am russian
  • 1 decade ago

    my friends in russia prefer hillary, and they say most people like her best, although obama wouldnt be bad either.

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