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College Football 2013: Alabama Tops AP Preseason Poll
After back-to-back championships, Alabama is a heavy favorite this year to become the first team to win three straight titles, capturing 58 out of 60 first place votes in the AP’s preseason poll. But Ohio State, Oregon, Stanford and Georgia round out the top 5 and will be gunning for the Crims…
Should Missoula Institute a Two Cent Tax on Gas? [Poll]
The Missoula Public Works Committee has approved a two cent gas tax resolution in hopes of finding a new way to pay for Missoula’s sidewalks. As proposed, the tax would be split 60-40 between the city of Missoula and Missoula county, leaving the county free allocate the money to road developme…
Do You Answer Telephone Surveys? – Survey of the Day
When news organization want to find out what the public thinks about an issue, they often turn to opinion polling. Most of these surveys are of the telephone variety, meaning a random sample of people are called and asked if they would like to participate in a poll.
According to the Pew Research Cent…
Should Public Breastfeeding be a "Right?"
The city of Seattle just made it illegal for a shop-owner (or anyone for that matter) to ask a breastfeeding mother to cover up, move to another location, or stop suckling their young. The law is an extension of laws passed in dozens of states that are designed to stop discrimination against breastf…