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  • A state appeals court in New York says it's okay to spank children. This ruling happened after a family court judge said a father abused his son by spanking him. Do you think spanking is okay?

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    Yes - spanking is definitely okay!
    71%
    5 votes
    No! There are other ways of punishment!
    29%
    2 votes
  • According to a new study, a special type of lighting system, that changes based on the school lesson, is helping kids focus and learn more. Do you think lighting can actually help students learn more?

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    Yes
    79%
    15 votes
    No
    21%
    4 votes
  • Parents - we know sometimes you want to go on vacation without the children - but is there an age that's TOO young for you to leave your child behind?

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    Yes - under 5 are too young to be left behind.
    12%
    6 votes
    Yes - kids under 10 are too young to be left behind.
    31%
    16 votes
    No - there's no age that's too young.
    57%
    29 votes
  • A strange new potato chip is hitting the markets, and it will taste like cappuccino! Would you try this chip?

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    Yes! Bring on the new flavor!
    16%
    15 votes
    No - that does not sound good!
    84%
    76 votes
  • A rising number of women involved in a group known as the "Hairy Legs Clubs," are ditching razors. Should all the ladies of the world say goodbye to shaving their legs?

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    Yes - Bye Bye to Razors!
    15%
    16 votes
    No - Keep the Razors!
    85%
    94 votes
  • A new study found that kids who recognize fast food logos are more likely to be overweight. Do you agree?

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    Yes
    57%
    54 votes
    No
    43%
    41 votes
  • Do you think teenagers should be required to take a course on finance while in high school?

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    Yes - I think it'd be helpful.
    96%
    133 votes
    No - I don't think it's necessary.
    4%
    5 votes
  • A new study found that if you're a strict or controlling parent, your child is more likely to smoke pot, as well as use tobacco and drink alcohol. Do you agree?

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    Yes, I agree.
    44%
    69 votes
    No, I don't agree.
    56%
    87 votes
  • A new survey says people would turn down more money and/or a promotion if it meant working with people they did NOT like. Would you turn down more money to work with people you do like?

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    Yes, a happy workplace is more important than money.
    68%
    94 votes
    No, I'd rather make more money.
    32%
    44 votes
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics says it's okay for children as young as 7 to strength train and lift weights. Should kids and preteens be allowed to pump iron?

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    Yes, it's healthy for them.
    31%
    45 votes
    No, that's too young.
    69%
    98 votes
  • A new study finds that kids would rather ride with mom driving than with dad. Who would you rather have behind the wheel on your next road trip, mom or dad?

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    I'd ride with my mom
    48%
    62 votes
    I'd ride with my dad
    52%
    67 votes
  • A study found 10-year-olds & younger take in $113/month in allowances, bribes & rewards for good behavior. Do you think kids should be paid as a reward for good behavior?

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    Yes - Pay Kids For Good Behavior
    18%
    30 votes
    No - Kids Shouldn't Get Paid For Being Good
    82%
    138 votes
  • Should men's bathrooms have diaper-changing tables?

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    Yes
    93%
    179 votes
    No
    7%
    14 votes
  • A new study found that out of 1,000 people surveyed, a certain amount of consumers would rather give up chocolate than give up their cell phones. What percentage was it?

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    49%
    70%
    137 votes
    34%
    19%
    37 votes
    15%
    11%
    21 votes
  • In a recent survey of Americans, they were asked at what age is it appropriate to give a child their own cell phone. Which age was it?

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    7-11
    8%
    15 votes
    12-14
    54%
    116 votes
    15 and older
    38%
    82 votes
  • Since team USA lost to Belgium and is out of the competition, will you continue to watch the World Cup?

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    I'll Continue To Watch.
    18%
    29 votes
    I Don't Care To Watch Anymore.
    38%
    62 votes
    How Many Days Until Football?
    44%
    72 votes
  • A recent survey found kids believe their parents care more about them getting good grades than treating others with kindness. Would you rather your child get good grades or treat others with kindness?

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    Get Good Grades
    15%
    32 votes
    Treat Others With Kindness
    85%
    181 votes
  • A new study says parents should read aloud to their kids starting in infancy to help with language development & future academic success. Do you think this will help with a child's academic success?

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    Yes
    94%
    201 votes
    No
    6%
    12 votes
  • A study says 40% of people avoid eating at a friend or family member's house because they don't trust the safety or quality of the food. Is there someone's house you will not eat at for reasons above?

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    Yes, I know at least one home.
    60%
    128 votes
    No, I trust my friends and family.
    40%
    87 votes
  • A new study says women are grumpier than men in the morning. Who's the morning grump in your house - the men or women?

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    The Men Are!
    35%
    75 votes
    The Women Are!
    65%
    137 votes
  • Would you name your child after a character from your favorite movie?

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    Yes
    34%
    70 votes
    No
    66%
    137 votes
  • Do you think tanning beds should be off limits to teens under 17 across the country?

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    Yes
    93%
    206 votes
    No
    7%
    15 votes
  • Do you think it's okay for teens to be on social media?

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    Yes
    55%
    122 votes
    No
    45%
    99 votes
  • Do you and your significant other still have Date Night?

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    Yes
    52%
    112 votes
    No
    48%
    105 votes
  • Do you like it when people share pictures of their food on social media, or do you find it annoying?

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    I Like It
    46%
    113 votes
    It's Annoying
    54%
    131 votes
  • Would you fight over custody of your animals in a divorce, or are you fine with your spouse keeping them?

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    I'd Fight
    46%
    111 votes
    I'm Not Sure
    27%
    65 votes
    My Spouse Can Keep Them
    27%
    65 votes
  • What age do you think a parent should talk to their child about college and saving for college?

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    Elementary School Years:
    58%
    137 votes
    Teenage Years:
    34%
    80 votes
    Any Time Before 18:
    8%
    20 votes
  • According to USDA.gov, having a child costs around $250K & that fact is causing many couples to not have children. Do you consider the cost of having a child before having one?

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    Yes:
    30%
    73 votes
    Maybe:
    9%
    23 votes
    No:
    61%
    150 votes
  • How often do you skip breakfast?

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    Never
    22%
    57 votes
    Always
    28%
    74 votes
    Sometimes
    50%
    129 votes
  • Do you think families should or would you use a phone app to turn off devices during meal time?

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    Yes
    73%
    170 votes
    No
    27%
    64 votes
  • Would you sign a social media prenuptial agreement?

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    yes
    14%
    28 votes
    no
    86%
    177 votes
  • Do you think banning kids from restaurants is a good idea?

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    Yes, I enjoy the peace and quiet.
    5%
    14 votes
    No, everyone was a kid once.
    48%
    120 votes
    Maybe, depends on the restaurant.
    47%
    118 votes
  • Would you be in favor of phone disabling texting while driving?

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    Yes
    74%
    185 votes
    No
    17%
    43 votes
    Maybe
    9%
    23 votes
  • Do you think it's okay to use a leash with children?

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    YES: Keep Kids Safe
    35%
    120 votes
    MAYBE: It's Needed At Times
    34%
    112 votes
    NEVER: Leashes Are For Dogs
    31%
    102 votes
  • School is mostly out for summer & that means your child might have "half-days." We've heard that some parents don't like them & don't send their kids to school that day. Are you for school half-days?

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    YES
    31%
    91 votes
    NO
    69%
    204 votes
  • Monarch Airlines is doing away with the reclining seat, according to the airline. New seats will give customers more leg room. Would you rather recline or have more leg room during a flight?

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    Recline
    31%
    80 votes
    More Leg Room
    69%
    176 votes
  • A study at Stanford Univ. says blondes aren't dumb. Scientists say hair color is completely unrelated to intelligence. This is just one stereotype. Have you ever been a victim of a stereotype?

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    YES
    73%
    182 votes
    NO
    27%
    66 votes
  • A new study done by Carroll University found that cat lovers are smarter than dog lovers. Cat owners scored higher on an intelligence tests. Who is smarter - cat lovers, dog lovers or neither?

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    Cat Lovers:
    20%
    56 votes
    Dog Lovers:
    22%
    64 votes
    Neither:
    58%
    168 votes
  • A study says the prices of happiness is a $50,000 salary. Older studies have said the price is $75,000. What would your price for happiness be?

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    $50,000 Salary
    16%
    50 votes
    $75,000 Salary
    39%
    114 votes
    Different Price Tag
    45%
    132 votes
  • In an interview about her decision to take a year off of work to focus on being a mom, British actress Emma Thompson says you can't be a great mom & work all the time. Do you agree?

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    Yes
    53%
    141 votes
    No
    47%
    126 votes
  • A new report from Cornell University says characters on cereal boxes are designed to make eye contact with your kids to lure them in. Have you noticed a character watching your child?

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    Yes
    33%
    73 votes
    No
    67%
    149 votes
  • A new survey by Insurance.com lists people's most embarrassing driving mistakes. 2,000 people were tested in the survey. Have you ever done any of the following?

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    Forgotten Where You've Parked:
    40%
    94 votes
    Driven Over A Curb In A Parking Lot:
    29%
    67 votes
    Locked Your Keys In The Car:
    31%
    74 votes
  • A new Gallup Survey says workers who check their work email after going home experience more stress. Do you experience more stress if you check your work email at home?

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    Yes:
    49%
    90 votes
    No:
    51%
    93 votes
  • A new University of Amsterdam study says women in a relationship are biologically programmed to be faithful. In the study, women in relationships were more critical of men. Do you agree?

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    Yes:
    61%
    116 votes
    No:
    39%
    73 votes
  • A new survey by Allianz Insurance reveals that drivers are more stressed when their significant other is riding with them. Do you agree?

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    Yes:
    71%
    134 votes
    No:
    29%
    56 votes
  • Applebee's has a new app called "WhatsApplebee's," but it only allows you to talk to patrons in the restaurant. Do you really want to talk to strangers while you eat?

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    Yes:
    3%
    6 votes
    No:
    97%
    193 votes
  • Do you think, in general, driving tests should be more difficult - no matter the age?

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    YES:
    53%
    106 votes
    NO:
    47%
    95 votes
  • According to a new study, bullying can have long-term health consequences. Do you agree that bullying can have more than just emotional consequences for the victim?

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    YES:
    89%
    175 votes
    NO:
    11%
    22 votes
  • In a last effort to get the school to respond, a Minnesota mother put a video on Facebook of her daughter crying and talking about being bullied. Would you do this if your child was being bullied?

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    YES
    34%
    66 votes
    NO
    66%
    131 votes
  • Some elementary school students in New Orleans were accidentally given an adult-themed book to read. Would you be upset if this happened to your child?

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    Yes:
    85%
    163 votes
    No:
    15%
    28 votes
  • A state senate candidate called out an Oregon newspaper reporter during a group interview for not paying attention and writing on his notepad, "blah, blah, blah." Was this reporter out of line?

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    Yes:
    42%
    82 votes
    No:
    58%
    111 votes
  • With the numerous reports of issues on cruise ships, do they lessen the likelihood of you going on a cruise? Yes or no?

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    Yes
    53%
    142 votes
    No
    47%
    125 votes
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  • Do stories about corrupt politicians make you more likely to vote in elections, or less likely?

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    More likely
    60%
    366 votes
    Less likely
    40%
    249 votes
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