Which of these early periods of American history do you most enjoy learning about?

  • Colonial Period (40%, 183 Votes)
  • Post–Civil War Expansion, ca. 1865–1890 (32%, 148 Votes)
  • Frontier Era, ca. 1780–1840 (16%, 72 Votes)
  • Westward Expansion, ca. 1840s–1860 (12%, 57 Votes)

Total Voters: 460

Start Date: 1/14/2011 @ 10:57 am
End Date: No Expiry

Does the U.S. Constitution allow for states to secede?

  • No (52%, 444 Votes)
  • Yes (38%, 323 Votes)
  • Undecided (10%, 81 Votes)

Total Voters: 849

Start Date: 1/7/2011 @ 10:56 am
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think the status of the world economy will be by the end of 2011?

  • Slightly improved (38%, 343 Votes)
  • About the same as now (19%, 171 Votes)
  • Much worse (18%, 163 Votes)
  • Slightly worse (17%, 156 Votes)
  • Greatly improved (8%, 59 Votes)

Total Voters: 892

Start Date: 12/23/2010 @ 2:09 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which do you regard as the better of these two classic 1940s Christmas films?

  • It's a Wonderful Life (1946) (70%, 484 Votes)
  • Miracle on 34th Street (1947) (30%, 203 Votes)

Total Voters: 687

Start Date: 12/12/2010 @ 2:39 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which of these two rifled muskets was the better weapon in the American Civil War?

  • U.S. Army Model 1861, "Springfield" (68%, 509 Votes)
  • British Enfield (32%, 237 Votes)

Total Voters: 746

Start Date: 12/3/2010 @ 10:01 am
End Date: No Expiry