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Friday, September 25th, 2009
2:14 am
Thursday, September 10th, 2009
7:52 pm
stuff and things
Poll #1456003 treasure chest

Do you have a garage, carport, or other area that could be used both for parking and for storage?

Yes, I have an n car parking area and park n cars in it
9(42.9%)
Yes, I have an n car parking area, park n-m cars in it, and use the rest of the space for storage
1(4.8%)
Yes, but I use it only for storage because I prefer to park my car(s) elsewhere
2(9.5%)
Yes, but I use it only for storage because I don't have room for things elsewhere
0(0.0%)
No, I don't have a parking/storage area
9(42.9%)

Do you rent an offsite self-storage area?

Yes, primarily because I had to move to a smaller dwelling
0(0.0%)
Yes, primarily because I inherited a substantial number of items from friends or family
0(0.0%)
Yes, primarily because I had to vacate my dwelling and have not found another
0(0.0%)
Yes, I use it for business-related storage
0(0.0%)
Yes, I use it to store accumulated personal posessions
0(0.0%)
No, I don't have a self-storage area
22(100.0%)

Did you choose a dwelling where the number of bedrooms exceeds the number of residents?

Yes, the extra room(s) are primarily used for activities (office, media room, etc)
7(31.8%)
Yes, the extra room(s) are primarily because there will be more residents in the future
1(4.5%)
Yes, the extra room(s) are primarily for storage
2(9.1%)
No, there are no extra bedrooms
12(54.5%)
Saturday, January 10th, 2009
2:21 pm

Which is more crazy?

Gouging out someone's eyeball and eating it
0(0.0%)
Gouging out your own eyeball and eating it
18(100.0%)


http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5j0fVMonu6MwPMLtKD84Niboxh6xQD95K2TL00
Sunday, November 30th, 2008
4:14 pm

Which company will go bankrupt first?

GM
6(46.2%)
Tesla
7(53.8%)
Thursday, November 20th, 2008
12:12 am
Poll #1300683 hot for teacher

Was there a teacher in your high school who was rumored to have hooked up with students?

yes
13(61.9%)
no
8(38.1%)

If yes, do you think the teacher actually hooked up with students?

yes
7(41.2%)
no
10(58.8%)
Thursday, October 9th, 2008
11:10 pm
Poll #1275905 spin me round like a record

Have you ever played Spin the Bottle?

yes
3(17.6%)
no
14(82.4%)
Wednesday, June 4th, 2008
9:02 pm

Will Hillary Clinton be the Democratic nominee for vice-president?

Yes
3(16.7%)
No
15(83.3%)
Saturday, February 16th, 2008
8:36 pm
Poll #1139748 brotherly love

Which is a more disturbing scenario?

biological siblings who were raised apart falling in love
10(50.0%)
adopted/non-biological siblings who were raised together falling in love
10(50.0%)
Thursday, November 29th, 2007
9:24 pm
e-i-e-i-o
Poll #1097664 old mcdonald had a farm

Which are funnier?

Cows
9(69.2%)
Chickens
1(7.7%)
Some other common domestic animal which I shall describe in the comments
3(23.1%)
Sunday, November 4th, 2007
8:30 pm
SO = significant other

Poll #1083034 don't kill the messenger

Your friend has confessed to you about cheating on his/her SO. You are also friends with the SO. Would you tell the SO?

Yes.
6(40.0%)
No.
9(60.0%)

Your friend has confessed to you about cheating on his/her SO. You are not friends with the SO. Would you tell the SO?

Yes.
1(6.7%)
No.
14(93.3%)

If a friend knew you were being cheated on, would you want the friend to tell you about it?

Yes.
12(80.0%)
No.
3(20.0%)
Thursday, September 6th, 2007
5:09 pm
Poll #1051341 radical honesty

Would you tell your SO if you fantasized about someone else you knew in real life?

yes
12(63.2%)
no
7(36.8%)

Would you want your SO to tell you if they fantasized about someone else they knew in real life?

yes
11(57.9%)
no
8(42.1%)
Sunday, July 22nd, 2007
12:56 am
potterdammerung
Poll #1025770 one true pairing

I have read at least one of the Harry Potter books

Yes
24(64.9%)
No
13(35.1%)

I have seen at least one of the Harry Potter movies

Yes
32(86.5%)
No
5(13.5%)
Friday, July 13th, 2007
12:43 pm
Poll #1020913 movin' on up

Which is the closest to your view on trophy spouses?

It's offensive for someone to have or be a trophy spouse.
3(13.6%)
It's not offensive, but I don't like it.
5(22.7%)
I don't care about trophy spouses one way or the other.
4(18.2%)
I find having a trophy spouse morally acceptable but not the best marriage arrangement.
9(40.9%)
Having a trophy spouse is the best marriage arrangement.
1(4.5%)

If you had to pick, which would you prefer?

I'd rather have a trophy spouse.
9(40.9%)
I'd rather be a trophy spouse.
13(59.1%)
Wednesday, July 11th, 2007
7:16 pm

Would you show an old love poem written to you by an ex-lover to your current significant other?

yes
12(26.7%)
no
33(73.3%)

Would you, as the aforementioned significant other, want to see an old love poem by your lover's ex?

yes
11(24.4%)
no
34(75.6%)
Wednesday, July 4th, 2007
12:19 am
free to be you and me
Poll #1015206 rock and a hard place

Which government would you rather live under?

A hardline communist regime
15(93.8%)
A hardline theocratic regime
1(6.2%)
Sunday, April 15th, 2007
11:11 am
Assuming the total population is on the same order of magnitude as the overall number given:

Which one is morally worse?

50% of a population of 100 to be killed
8(53.3%)
1% of a population of a billion to be killed
7(46.7%)



(http://www.edge.org/3rd_culture/pinker07/pinker07_index.html)
Wednesday, March 7th, 2007
1:10 pm
Poll #942016 shining, gleaming, streaming, flaxen, waxen

Which do you generally think is most attractive on women?

short hair
3(8.3%)
medium-length hair (i.e. shoulder-length to mid-back)
24(66.7%)
long hair (beyond mid-back)
9(25.0%)

Which do you generally think is most attractive on men?

short hair
24(70.6%)
medium-length hair (i.e. shoulder-length to mid-back)
9(26.5%)
long hair (beyond mid-back)
1(2.9%)

Have you ever asked an SO to grow or cut off his/her hair?

yes, grow it
6(17.1%)
yes, cut it off
2(5.7%)
yes, both
2(5.7%)
no
25(71.4%)

Would you ever grow or cut off your hair at the request of an SO?

yes, grow it
5(14.3%)
yes, cut it off
0(0.0%)
yes, either
14(40.0%)
no
16(45.7%)
Monday, January 1st, 2007
7:03 pm
Poll #898759 True Hollywood Story

12-year-old child star Dakota Fanning is taking part in an explicit rape scene in her next movie. What do you think?

It's inappropriate for her to star in such a scene.
7(31.8%)
It's appropriate, but I wouldn't watch it.
3(13.6%)
It's appropriate, and I'd watch it if the movie was good.
12(54.5%)

Which of the following do you think is Dakota Fanning's most likely future?

She'll be a respected leading actress.
11(52.4%)
She'll fade into obscurity.
6(28.6%)
She'll work behind the camera.
3(14.3%)
She'll start a career in another aspect of entertainment (music, fashion, etc.)
0(0.0%)
She'll be a drug-addicted has-been.
1(4.8%)
Saturday, December 16th, 2006
12:10 pm
Poll #890047 To put it charitably

Who's more "frugal?"

Asians
6(42.9%)
Jews
8(57.1%)
Monday, December 11th, 2006
9:05 pm
Recently New York has banned the use of Trans Fats in restaurants.

Do you believe this ban is an abuse of government authority?

yes
8(29.6%)
yes, but it's a good idea so I don't care
7(25.9%)
no
12(44.4%)

Would you like to see this ban expanded to other food ingredients or additives? If so, which:

High Fructose Corn Syrup
2(14.3%)
Caffeine
0(0.0%)
Added Sugars
0(0.0%)
MSG
0(0.0%)
Nitrates
0(0.0%)
Sulfites
0(0.0%)
Potassium Bromate
0(0.0%)
Artificial colorings
1(7.1%)
Aspartame
1(7.1%)
others (comment)
0(0.0%)
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