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POLL RESULTS: The Twenties Have It

Just after New Year’s Day, I added a question to the Patrick’s Place Poll focusing on the controversy of how to refer to the current year. Some people insist it should be “two-thousand-ten.” A few insist it should be “two-thousand and ten,” which is absolutely incorrect because in mathematics, the...
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New Poll

The Patrick’s Place Poll may look pretty much the same as it always has, but it’s now being powered by a different plugin within Wordpress.  Hopefully, this will allow folks to vote once, but not vote a second time in the same poll. The current one, about the Cash for...
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Great Expectations?

A new poll shows that nearly two-thirds of Americans expect great things from the Obama presidency, according to CNN: “The public thinks it's likely that Obama will improve race relations, improve economic conditions, bring stability to the financial markets, make the U.S. safer from terrorism, reduce the country's dependence on...
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Ready From Day One?

Here are the results from the latest Patrick’s Place Poll, which asked which candidate you thought was most ready to lead from Day One, an obscure qualification that no one can really define because it means different things to different people.  Regardless of the vagueness in determining what exactly might...
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