I must agree with BA there, most folks are clueless,
mostly because they're too busy to know there is no free press
and they just accept what the teevee tells them.
here is a video with another angle to it;
capitalist conspiracy - Google Video
and this is a good book;
Amazon.com: The Unseen Hand: A. Ralph Epperson: Books
I think a typical american response to the masons or freemasonry, would be along the lines of a blank stare or a "deer in the headlights" kinda look....[ do to ignorance ]