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Women and the Democrats

Unmarried women lean heavily towards Democrats in the upcoming midterms, unlike men and married women The Democratic Party has put faith in victory in the hands of women since the first sightings of the gender gap in the 1980 election (one which the Democrat, Jimmy Carter, lost despite performing better with women than with men—“better” only meant breaking even).  Democratic success is a matter of two things: the share of the vote cast by women, and the amount of that ... read more


Politics

Students 'should learn to respect authority' – and how to disobey it

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Americans say that high school history lessons should encourage respect for authority, but also oppose any move to stop them learning about anything that might encourage civil disorder or social strife read more

Eric Holder slightly more popular than Sebelius and Shinseki

Eric Holder slightly more popular than Sebelius and Shinseki image

Only 26% of Americans view the outgoing attorney general favorably, though that’s slightly better than the ratings for the two other Obama cabinet members who left this year Last week U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced that he would be ... read more


Consumer

Olive Garden Unlimited Pasta Backfires With Casual Diners

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Although Olive Garden’s “$100 unlimited pasta for seven weeks” campaign did drive its ad awareness and word of mouth scores among casual diners, discontent over the limited amount of passes seems to have brought the embattled chain to its lowest ... read more

Goodell’s Press Conference Doesn’t Stem NFL Perception Drop

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NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s press conference last Friday about the league’s new domestic violence tactics does not seem to have halted the declining consumer perception of the NFL brand. Consumer perception hit a two-year low a week ago, and showed ... read more


Life

Obama isn't the only one who doesn't lock the door

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Almost everyone locks their front door when they leave the house, but nearly a quarter leave their doors unlocked when they're at home read more

Gone with the wind still a favorite 75 years later

Gone with the wind still a favorite 75 years later image

Americans like Gone With the Wind a lot, and seventy-five years only a fifth of people who've seen it still say it's one of the best films ever read more


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Women and the Democrats

09/29/2014

Unmarried women lean heavily towards Democrats in the upcoming midterms, unlike men and married women The Democratic Party has put faith in victory in the ... read more

Republicans happier with their house reps than Democrats are

09/26/2014

Republicans tend to be happier with their representative than Democrats, but GOP voters are much less keen on their party leaders Americans don’t like Congress, ... read more


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