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View Poll Results: Do you like taking polls??
Yes! I just love taking polls thanks for the chance to do so again!! 10 71.43%
I prefer to wait and see what everyone else says first, then vote the same way! 0 0%
Oh I just love taking polls, NOT!! 2 14.29%
<thwap> Thanks for putting up yet another poll!! 2 14.29%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 14. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 01-02-2009, 11:26 PM   #11
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Usually no, but I don't mind answering polls on DC. Mostly because the polls on DC are short and sweet. In my job I have to take fill out many long winded questionaires and they do get monotonous.
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Old 01-02-2009, 11:27 PM   #12
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I never met a poll that wasn't skewed to the answer the pollster wanted in the first place. They are a waste of time.
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Old 01-02-2009, 11:42 PM   #13
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I never met a poll that wasn't skewed to the answer the pollster wanted in the first place. They are a waste of time.
When I was teaching, I did a lesson about this very thing. I told the class (4th grade) that I could prove that at least half of them would choose chopped liver as their favorite ice cream topping. Of course they all said that would never happen. I then did a poll of the class on favorite ice cream toppings. They had to respond, and they could only choose from the four choices that were offered. Their choices were broken glass, gravel, sand, and chopped liver. At least one kid each year would choose sand, but almost every kid ended up choosing chopped liver as their favorite ice cream topping.

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Old 01-03-2009, 12:07 AM   #14
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Barbara, that is hilarious! I wish I had you for a teacher!!!!
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Old 01-03-2009, 12:50 AM   #15
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Strangely enough I do like polls. I'm strange I know lol
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Old 01-03-2009, 12:54 AM   #16
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That reminds of another teacher with just as effective a lesson (but he got in big big trouble on this one!). His students didn't believe that a few nuts (Nazi's) could control and bring fear to an entire nation let alone get so many people to follow along despite the stuff they were doing.
So he conducted an expiriment and ended up getting his students to do the very same thing the Nazi's had done, even to the point the students started getting violent about it.
I like teachers that think outside the box.... they were some of my more favorite teachers growing up. But not only do I remember them, I remember what they taught me as well!
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Old 01-03-2009, 02:29 AM   #17
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My answer is not there - I do quite a lot of internet surveys - for the rewards mostly - I've bought a lot of things from Amazon with reward vouchers - also took the whole family out for a meal using reward vouchers.

What I really don't like is when the surveys go something like, "if this car was a person, what sort of personality would it have?" Sorry - it is a car not a person - I can't relate to those questions at all.
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Old 01-03-2009, 08:10 AM   #18
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I chose the last option because I like hitting people . Thank you for the opportunity to do that without fear of recourse.
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Old 01-03-2009, 08:20 AM   #19
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Strangely enough I do like polls. I'm strange I know lol
If you like polls, you will probably enjoy meeting this Slovenian someday.
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Old 01-03-2009, 09:53 AM   #20
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I like them.
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