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Chicago is seen as the most dangerous of America's largest cities, Dallas as the safest but most Americans incorrectly say that violent crime has increased over the past twenty years Compared to most of the developed world, the United States has an unusually high violent crime rate. Nevertheless, over the ...
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Most Americans say that it is right to cut Ray Rice and ban him from the game for assaulting his wife, but few think the NFL have handled the affair well. Earlier this year it emerged that Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice had assaulted his wife, knocking her out, ...
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People tend to say that it's the responsibility of cell phone owners to protect any embarrassing photos you've taken, while 4 in 10 young Americans have taken 'intimate' photos on their phone Within the past week a cache of private photos of major celebrities have been released on the internet. ...
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Most Americans really like or even love their cars, while most car owners think of their car as being either male or female American car sales are once again booming. In July 2014 Americans bought more than 1.4 million cars, the highest figure since July 2006, over a year before ...
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People overwhelmingly disagree with Richard Dawkins when he said that it is immoral to not abort a fetus with Down's Syndrome, with many disapproving of getting an abortion at all in that case Prominent scientist and controversial anti-religion activist Richard Dawkins prompted controversy last week when he said on Twitter ...
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Most people think that college athletes should be allowed to endorse products, but they don't support performance-related pay or unionization Americans aren’t in favor of college athletes forming labor unions, nor do they think those athletes should be paid for their performance.  But the public does want those athletes supported ...
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Most Americans think that catcalling is totally inappropriate, but nearly a third of under-30s say that catcalls are 'compliments' not harassment Most women, particularly those living in or around big cities, have had the experience of being 'catcalled' - having someone loudly comment on your sexual attractiveness. The comments can ...
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