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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 the Yarmouth-to-Maine ferry will be successful?

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Do you ever write cheques anymore?

  • 13% Fairly regularly
  • 11% About once a month
  • 19% Few here and there
  • 33% Hardly ever
  • 24% Never

Are you allergic to stings from insects?

  • 8% Yes, severely
  • 25% Strong reactions but not allergic
  • 55% No
  • 12% I don't know

Does the high cost of gas cut down on how far you travel for vacation?

  • 48% Yes, drastically
  • 20% Somewhat
  • 21% Makes no difference
  • 11% Don't travel much anyway

What form of transportation do you use the most when travelling long distances?

  • 55% Car or van
  • 7% Truck
  • 0% Train
  • 33% Airplane
  • 0% Boat
  • 5% Other

Do you think the compensation Pictou Landing has received for Boat Harbour is fair?

  • 12% Yes
  • 57% More than fair
  • 12% Not enough
  • 19% Don't know

Will charges against Senator Mike Duffy hurt the Conservatives in the next election?

  • 34% Big time
  • 20% Somewhat
  • 17% No
  • 25% We can only hope
  • 4% Don't know anything about it

Are you getting less spam now with the new law in place?

  • 45% Same as ever
  • 3% None at all
  • 16% Much less
  • 20% Haven't noticed
  • 16% Didn't know about a law

Have you ever gone to any of your high school reunions?

  • 9% A number of them
  • 3% Yes, didn't enjoy it
  • 6% Too far away
  • 44% No interest
  • 20% Just one
  • 18% There hasn't been one

What mostly draws you to want to see a movie?

  • 10% Favourite actors
  • 50% The story idea
  • 0% Favourite director
  • 3% Reviews
  • 4% Preview hype
  • 33% I don't bother much with movies

Overall, how did you find the World Cup
?

  • 14% Best ever
  • 4% Good, but disappointed in outcome
  • 1% Not that good
  • 2% Terrible
  • 79% Paid no attention