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Featured Poll

Around the Neighborhood

In this poll, we want you to give your opinions on everyday events -- and special occasions!
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I get my steps in during the day by
Going for a walk at lunch
45.1%
Walking to and from work
21.5%
Clipping my Fitbit to my cat
33.5%
While driving to work in the morning I like to
Listen to podcasts
49.7%
Make phone calls
25.4%
Wonder whose lunch I’m going to steal from the break room fridge
24.9%
You can find me at the gym
Early in the morning
20.1%
After work
19.4%
February 30th
60.5%
It is still acceptable to send a wedding gift after
Three months
47.3%
One year
16.8%
5 years to see if the marriage works out
36.0%
The best gift for a 75th wedding anniversary is
A crystal vase
14.7%
A silver picture frame
18.0%
His and her Life Alerts
67.3%
If my life were a game show, it would be
The Chase
24.9%
The Dating Game
10.9%
The Price is Right
64.2%
I tend to dress
Modestly
39.4%
Provocatively
4.0%
Only when absolutely necessary
56.5%
When most people see a stranded motorist they
Slow down to ask if they need help
19.5%
Slow down to make passing traffic less dangerous
42.4%
Slow down to take a photo for Instagram
38.0%
I read books to
Escape real life
35.2%
Learn about a new subject
32.8%
Avoid making eye-contact
32.0%
My plan for the next 5 years is to
Retire
20.5%
Start A Business
11.0%
I don’t even know what I’m doing in the next 5 minutes
68.5%
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Modern Life

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Or do they? Vote on these 10 questions, and of course, if you have your OWN comments please send them in!
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Nowadays, when the traffic light turns green most people
Hit the gas immediately
26.5%
Proceed with caution
9.6%
Put their phone down after the car behind them honks
63.9%
The most important thing to do to prepare for a date is:
Take a shower
53.1%
Wear your best outfit
11.0%
Come up with reasons to leave early
35.9%
I wake up in the middle of the night because
I have to use the bathroom
81.2%
My dog has to use the bathroom
11.4%
My dog used my bed as his bathroom
7.4%
I always have trouble saying the words
Worcestershire Sauce
56.6%
The Rural Juror
9.3%
Let me get the check
34.1%
I tend to sleep
On my side
71.1%
On my back
13.6%
On the job
15.3%
People should not plan to have children until
They are married
16.6%
They are financially secure
34.2%
They can keep a plant alive for more than week
49.2%
When I’m at a baseball game I like to boo
The ump
21.0%
The opposing team
29.3%
The guy in my row with the tiny bladder who keeps getting up
49.7%
These days, it seems like people get to the airport
One hour before their flight
17.5%
Two hours before their flight
29.3%
Four drinks before their flight
53.2%
When I visit a new city I always make sure to
Try the local cuisine
44.7%
Explore the area by foot
26.2%
Stay in my hotel and do exactly what I do at home
29.1%
After my laundry is dry I like to
Fold it
45.4%
Hang it up
25.8%
What’s laundry?
28.9%
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Lifestyle

Jay wants your opinion to include in the show. This week's poll is all about the "little things" you do every day. And you don’t have to just choose from our answers, you can put your own answers in too!
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When you’re on a Zoom call, where are you looking?
At the other people on the call.
47.3%
Myself, the entire time.
19.7%
I don’t know, I’m still trying to log in.
33.0%
My most consistent workout is
Jogging
12.8%
Weightlifting
10.5%
Lunging for the remote to hit 'skip intro' on the show I'm binging
76.7%
I only look at my phone when
I get a text or phone call
24.1%
I need to find out important information
18.4%
I am awake
57.5%
I talk to my parents when
I need emotional support
13.3%
I have something good to share
39.8%
They need me as 24/7 free tech support for their TV and computer
46.8%
I clean my bathroom
Every week
36.9%
When I'm expecting guests
47.0%
When the EPA threatens to arrest me
16.1%
When I want a nice romantic dinner I
Go to a great outdoor restaurant
37.7%
Cook something spectacular and have nice bottle of wine
35.3%
Hope the Grubhub delivery person is cute
27.0%
When it comes to ad spokespersons, I find myself attracted to
Jake from State Farm
35.7%
Flo from Progressive
20.7%
the Geico Gekko
43.6%
I’m planning for my golden years by
Buying blue chip stocks
25.2%
Investing in cryptocurrency
25.1%
Bank robbery
49.7%
The number one thing I’ve learned from TikTok is
How to do new dances
21.7%
How perform life hacks
20.1%
How much nicer everyone’s home is than mine
58.2%
My go to karaoke move is
Sweet Caroline
27.1%
My Way
12.9%
Faking an injury on the way to the stage
60.0%
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