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Here’s another one of those polls or surveys we had on the news tonight that may not be all that surprising, but still gets us thinking. And hopefully changing our attitudes. The holidays are supposed to be a happy, joyous time… but unfortunately they’re not. If you feel like the Grinch during the holiday season, you have plenty of company. A new Consumer Reports poll found that: 35 million Americans despise “having… Read More

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There’s a lot of debate right now whether to show Osama bin Laden’s body. Is a photo/video needed to dispel any doubt/conspiracy theories, or would it be too gruesome? Would it only inflame extremists and invite more trouble or is it deserving of a mass murderer? What do you think?  Vote in another one of my extremely unscientific and totally unofficial polls and after that, include your comments.  Thanks.

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President Obama’s State of the Union address is tonight. The Oscar nominations were announced this morning. The Academy Awards won’t be handed out until next month, but if the two were going head-to-head  on TV, which would you watch? Take my very unofficial and extremely unscientific poll:

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The economy is struggling, jobs are being cut, and employees are laying low, trying not to draw attention to themselves.  You may think, “This isn’t the best time to ask the boss for a raise.”   Maybe it’s not out of the questions, as long as you’re prepared.  CnnMoney.com has 5 things to consider before asking for a raise: Don’t wait for a rebound in the economy. Instead make your move when you… Read More

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My wife will love this one. Heck, all wives will. A new poll asked this question: “Who’s a better listener? Your husband or the dog?” A third of pet-owning married women said their pets are better listeners than their husbands, according to an Associated Press-Petside.com poll. I have a feeling women are saying, “A third? That’s all? ” Here are the results of the poll: 33% of married women say their pets… Read More

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