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What good things have you learned about yourself this semester?
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Nonfiction Poll

Where do you find the best nonfiction stories?
  • books 33%, 8 votes
    8 votes 33%
    8 votes – 33% of all votes
  • documentary film* 25%, 6 votes
    6 votes 25%
    6 votes – 25% of all votes
  • podcasts 17%, 4 votes
    4 votes 17%
    4 votes – 17% of all votes
  • major news sites 13%, 3 votes
    3 votes 13%
    3 votes – 13% of all votes
  • radio 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote – 4% of all votes
  • Social media* 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote – 4% of all votes
  • Reputable Periodical Publication Articles* 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote – 4% of all votes
  • TV 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes – 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 24
Voters: 16
April 5, 2021April 28, 2021
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Truth Poll

Do you think emotional truth matters more than facts?
  • Yes, it usually matters more. That doesn’t mean you should base decisions on your gut. Knowing facts could change how you feel.* 43%, 3 votes
    3 votes 43%
    3 votes – 43% of all votes
  • Yes. People believe what they want to believe unless short term, unambiguous consequences exist for being wrong.* 29%, 2 votes
    2 votes 29%
    2 votes – 29% of all votes
  • No, I rely on facts to make decisions. 29%, 2 votes
    2 votes 29%
    2 votes – 29% of all votes
  • Yes, I always go on my gut. 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes – 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 7
Voters: 9
March 29, 2021April 5, 2021
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Jargon Poll

Who uses the worst jargon?
  • Businesspeople 31%, 24 votes
    24 votes 31%
    24 votes – 31% of all votes
  • Government officials 15%, 12 votes
    12 votes 15%
    12 votes – 15% of all votes
  • Academics 14%, 11 votes
    11 votes 14%
    11 votes – 14% of all votes
  • Lawyers 9%, 7 votes
    7 votes 9%
    7 votes – 9% of all votes
  • Doctors* 6%, 5 votes
    5 votes 6%
    5 votes – 6% of all votes
  • Tech people 6%, 5 votes
    5 votes 6%
    5 votes – 6% of all votes
  • Military* 5%, 4 votes
    4 votes 5%
    4 votes – 5% of all votes
  • Stock brokers* 4%, 3 votes
    3 votes 4%
    3 votes – 4% of all votes
  • Scientists* 4%, 3 votes
    3 votes 4%
    3 votes – 4% of all votes
  • Lifestyle therapists 4%, 3 votes
    3 votes 4%
    3 votes – 4% of all votes
  • corporations & other organizations re: “independent contractors”* 1%, 1 vote
    1 vote 1%
    1 vote – 1% of all votes
Total Votes: 78
Voters: 44
February 19, 2021April 5, 2021
* – added by visitor
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Action Hero Poll

What character are you?
  • Wonder Woman 21%, 9 votes
    9 votes 21%
    9 votes – 21% of all votes
  • Hermione Granger 19%, 8 votes
    8 votes 19%
    8 votes – 19% of all votes
  • Obi Wan Kenobi* 7%, 3 votes
    3 votes 7%
    3 votes – 7% of all votes
  • Susan Pevensie (The Chronicles of Narnia)* 5%, 2 votes
    2 votes 5%
    2 votes – 5% of all votes
  • Leslie Knope (Parks and Recreation)* 5%, 2 votes
    2 votes 5%
    2 votes – 5% of all votes
  • Dan Levy* 5%, 2 votes
    2 votes 5%
    2 votes – 5% of all votes
  • Mr. Spock 5%, 2 votes
    2 votes 5%
    2 votes – 5% of all votes
  • Tokyo in Money Heist* 5%, 2 votes
    2 votes 5%
    2 votes – 5% of all votes
  • Captain Kathryn Janeway* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Elizabeth Bennet(Pride and Prejudice)* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Dr. Neil Melendez (The Good Doctor)* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Johnny Rose (Schitt’s Creek)* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Tom Hagen (The Godfather)* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Captain Kirk 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Marty McFly (Back to the Future)* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Dorothy Gale (Wizard of Oz)* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Shaun (Shaun of the Dead)* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Ru Paul (Drag Race) 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Courage the Cowardly Dog* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Georgia O’Keeffe* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Hera Syndulla (Star Wars Rebels)* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
  • Michael Burnham 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes – 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 43
February 7, 2021April 5, 2021
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Topic Poll

What topics hook you most?
  • movies 21%, 9 votes
    9 votes 21%
    9 votes – 21% of all votes
  • international news 21%, 9 votes
    9 votes 21%
    9 votes – 21% of all votes
  • Fashion and beauty* 16%, 7 votes
    7 votes 16%
    7 votes – 16% of all votes
  • science and technology 16%, 7 votes
    7 votes 16%
    7 votes – 16% of all votes
  • politics 14%, 6 votes
    6 votes 14%
    6 votes – 14% of all votes
  • self-help 9%, 4 votes
    4 votes 9%
    4 votes – 9% of all votes
  • Music* 2%, 1 vote
    1 vote 2%
    1 vote – 2% of all votes
Total Votes: 43
Voters: 17
January 31, 2021April 5, 2021
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Week 1

Are you a writer or a designer?
  • Both* 44%, 8 votes
    8 votes 44%
    8 votes – 44% of all votes
  • Designer 28%, 5 votes
    5 votes 28%
    5 votes – 28% of all votes
  • Writer 28%, 5 votes
    5 votes 28%
    5 votes – 28% of all votes
Total Votes: 18
January 23, 2021January 31, 2021
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