According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, 2 out of 3 American adults polled by Egan, Minnesota-based Findlaw.com cannot name any Justice on the US Supreme Court. The survey found:
• Clarence Thomas is the most well known justice, named by 19 percent. Chief Justice John Roberts was next at 16 percent, followed by Sonia Sotomayor (15 percent), Ruth Bader Ginsburg (13 percent), Antonin Scalia (10 percent), Samuel Alito (8 percent), John Paul Stevens (8 percent), Anthony Kennedy (6 percent) and Stephen Breyer (3 percent).
And how many of those questioned could name all nine? One percent.