Man Of The Year: Man Of The Year, Jan. 7, 1980

Would you favor or oppose the use of military force by the United States against Iran:

If any one of the hostages is severely hurt or killed by the Iranians?

Favor 63%

Oppose 22%

If any of the hostages are brought to trial?

Favor 39%

Oppose 43%

In retaliation against Iran if the hostages are finally freed?

Favor 16%

Oppose 75%

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