Our Polls

Here are the results of the poll.

Because our results are rounded, a single vote may not seem to affect the percentages below. Rest assured it does count for the calculation of the results.

Results of the survey

Will you turn down the thermostat today (Thursday) for Sweater Day?

  • 11% Yes
  • 28% No, like it warm
  • 43% We keep the thermostat low regularly
  • 18% Don't know what Sweater Day is

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Do you think Canada should increase its military presence in troubled spots?

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Do you wear a watch to tell time?

  • 54% You bet I do
  • 2% No, but I have a similar device
  • 32% I use a cell phone
  • 8% I use wall clocks or alarm clock radios
  • 4% I ask people for the time

About how many fillings do you have in your teeth?

  • 7% None
  • 6% One
  • 12% two-three
  • 18% About five
  • 43% Quite a few
  • 14% I have dentures

What do you hope to hear when Nova Scotia makes a decision on fracking next month?

  • 26% That it will be allowed
  • 52% Total ban
  • 17% Put off until more research
  • 5% Not sure

Do you ever get into nasty arguments when discussing politics?

  • 7% Quite often
  • 11% Sometimes
  • 23% Rare occasions
  • 27% Never
  • 32% I never discuss politics

Do you think Peter MacKay will run in the next election?

  • 56% I'm sure he will
  • 3% I'm sure he won't
  • 8% I doubt he will
  • 22% He likely will
  • 11% No clue

Do you ever eat food you don’t like just because it’s good for you?

  • 17% Yes, quite a few
  • 25% A couple of things
  • 35% No
  • 23% I like pretty much everything

Do you have an tattoos?

  • 11% Yes, just one
  • 11% Many, but they're small
  • 3% Obviously, look at my sleeve
  • 2% No, I'm too afraid of pain
  • 73% No, that's not my thing

How do you feel about the new 10-digit local dialing?

  • 36% No problem
  • 2% Glad for the new numbers it'll provide
  • 58% It's a big pain
  • 4% I didn't know about it

How long can you hold your breath?

  • 31% Half minute
  • 41% Minute or so
  • 8% Closer to two minutes
  • 8% 15 seconds
  • 12% A few seconds

Are you OK with clothing using animal fur or leather?

  • 64% Sure
  • 18% No, it's unethical
  • 15% Leather, not fur
  • 3% Fur, not leather