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How Long Will Those New Year's #Resolutions Last? (2014) »

There's a good chance your New Year's resolution will last at least a week. However, if you keep it up…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
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Police-Community Relationship Reduces Petty Crimes »

Since Chris Magnus, police chief in Richmond, CA, took office in 2007, he has not lost a single officer, nor…

Alec H.
by: Alec H.
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You Call That A Sport?! »

When it comes to competition, the line between sport and activity can become quite blurry. Of many of the nontraditional…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 60
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After NYPD Shootings, Protesters Come Under Fire »

Nearly half of Americans believe that the anti-police brutality protestors in Ferguson and New York City are at least partly…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 89
Score: 3

Why Dogs Really Aren't "Man's Best Friend" »

Drug-sniffing dogs aren't just often inaccurate, they are extremely susceptible to the influence of their handlers. Search points designed to…

Anthony Jamal Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Jamal Sibley (AJ)
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Scientists and US Public Don't Always See Eye to Eye »

Pew Research polls have found that members of the American Association for the Advancement of the Sciences and US adults…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
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Recovery In Context »

Those who were in the job force in 2001 know that recession felt nothing like the 2008 recession. It wasn't…

Noah Blumenthal
by: Noah Blumenthal
views: 41
Score: 2

Do We Still See Racism as a Problem in the United States? »

There remains a gulf between white and black Americans' views on whether or not racism still constitutes a problem in…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 29
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Why The World Should Care About #BokoHaram »

While the world was captivated by the #CharlieHebdo massacre last week, a tragedy of different sorts was occurring in Nigeria.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 91
Score: 2

America: Our Shifting Priorities »

For the first time since 2013, Americans' focus has shifted away from the economy as the United States' top priority.…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 39
Score: 2

Student Debt - More Than They Bargained For »

A new study finds college students are taking on larger loans than they understand. “College students do not have a…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 98
Score: 2

The Perception Of Islam In Europe »

Despite the terrorist attack in France carried out by Muslim extremists that killed twelve innocent people, the French nevertheless maintain…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 26
Score: 2

Who Should Have More Say Over Law Enforcement? »

When asked who should have more say over how the law is enforced, a plurality of Americans answered with the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 33
Score: 2

All Work and No Vacations Leave Us Worse Off »

Across all income levels, Americans that do not make time to vacation with friends or family end up with a…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 69
Score: 2

Controlling World Food (aka more too big to fail) »

In its 2013 report, “Behind the Brands,” Oxfam International found that 10 major food and beverage companies control the majority…

Noah Blumenthal
by: Noah Blumenthal
views: 175
Score: 2

Competition in the Obamacare Exchanges »

One-third of U.S. counties have only one or two insurance carriers in the Obamacare exchanges. For 89 percent of U.S…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
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Score: 2

Percentage Self Employed in the World »

18% of all adults worldwide have been self employed in 2013. The high rates of self employed individuals can signal…

Lauren G.
by: Lauren G.
views: 150
Score: 2

What Are Young Americans' Favorite Dining Chains? »

Jimmy John's tops the list of dining chains that Millennials, or those aged 18 - 29, would consider revisiting when…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 89
Score: 2

How Did Americans Greet Each Other This Holiday Season? »

'Merry Christmas' remains Americans' preferred greeting during the holiday season. In part because of its specifically Christian association, however, a…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 41
Score: 2

Christmas Holiday Retail Sales Changes in the U.S »

Retail sales took an evident hit after the recession in 2008 and 2009. But since 2010, retail sales (percentage change)…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 82
Score: 2

#TortureReport: Does Religion Change Opinions on Torture? »

A poll following the recent Senate Intelligence Committee report detailing CIA "enhanced interrogation techniques" on suspected terrorists has found nonreligious…

Anthony Jamal Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Jamal Sibley (AJ)
views: 190
Score: 2

Taliban Disliked in Pakistan »

The Taliban operate on the border between Pakistan and Afghanistan and are seen unfavorably by 59% of the population in…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 83
Score: 2

America: A Nation In Recovery (Finally) »

The United States' economy is on the mend, but the road to recovery certainly has been a long one. The…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 32
Score: 1

Millennials Are Far Less Tolerant Than You Probably Think »

Racial progress is often hailed as inevitable with the maturation of the "millennial" generation-- typically considered the most tolerant towards…

Anthony Jamal Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Jamal Sibley (AJ)
views: 107
Score: 1

Americans Support Free Speech, With Reservations »

Americans value free speech highly, though many recognize its power to insult and injure. Only 22% of Americans think mocking…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 38
Score: 1

In These Countries, The Women Are In Charge »

If you are looking for leadership with a bit more of a feminine touch, Jamaica is the country for you.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 41
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Child brides worldwide »

Girls under 18 who get married are not only losing their childhood, they are often socially excluded with limited opportunities…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
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Americans Support the Pope's Role in New US-Cuban Relations »

An ample majority of Americans support Pope Francis' role in attempting to bring the discord between the US and Cuba…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 18
Score: 1

Most Admired Living Men »

This poll was released by Gallup for the most admired living men. This year marks Obama's seventh year in a…

Lauren G.
by: Lauren G.
views: 78
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Most Admired Living Women Survey »

These results were released by Gallup and Hillary Clinton received the top spot for the 13th year in a row.…

Lauren G.
by: Lauren G.
views: 53
Score: 1

Food Stamps Are Feeding More Of America's Children »

Since 2007, the number of kids receiving the benefits of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (also know as Food Stamps)…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 2

Charlie Hebdo: Free Speech Or Tolerance? »

Were the cartoonists at Charlie Hebdo justified in their depiction of the Islamic prophet, or did they cross a line?…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 2

The Most Expensive 30 Seconds You'll Ever Watch »

The Superbowl is here, which means it's time to fast forward through the game to watch the awesome commercials! These…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 3

Not Voting: What's Your Excuse? »

When it comes to voter turnout, the United States ranks rather poorly compared to other wealthy democratic nations. But what…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
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The Price Tag Of A Congressional Seat »

Running for Congress takes guts, determination, and money. Lots of money. In order to secure a seat, the average House…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 3

Despite Disease Outbreaks, Millennials Fear Vaccinations »

With the rise in the number of parents refusing to vaccinate their children, there has been a resurgence of measles,…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 2
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