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Every Question and Answer of 2013:

  • 12/19-About 1500 people will go the emergency room this month after throwing their back out doing this. What is it? (Decorating Christmas tree)
  • 12/17-18- About 20% of people said their family’s biggest holiday arguments are about this..  What is it?  (Board games!)
  • 12/16-The amount of people doing this in their homes has decreased by 80% over the past 50 years.  What is it?  (Take baths)
  • 12/12- A survey says the #1 thing we hate about the holidays is waiting in long lines.  What's second? (Gaining weight!)
  • 12/10-12/11-People were asked to name what they don’t want for Christmas and about 40% included this item.  What is it? (a sweater!)
  • 12/6-People were asked, "if you found an extra $100 in your pocket, whee would you spend it?"  Their most popular answer was shopping.  What was the #3 answer?(#2-eating out; #3- ...filling tank with gas!)
  • 12/4-12/5- Experts list this as one of the top ways business women can help their careers.   What is it? (Taking up the game of golf)
  • 12/3- For every 100 people in America, there are 436 of these.  What are they?  (Cars)
  • 12/2- The airplane, the internet, the telephone and the zipper all have this in common.  What is it? (They are all American inventions)
  • 11/27-42% of turkeys that will be served for Thanksgiving have THIS in common.   What is it?  (Cooked by men)
  • 11/25-11/26-When a group of 5-year-olds were asked what they least liked at Thanksgiving, a quarter of the kids said " all the_______".   What is it?  (All the fighting and arguing!)
  • 11/21- About 40% of travelers want these banned from airplanes.  What are they? (Reclining seats)
  • 11/20-According to a survey, 30% of women now say they won't marry a man who has one of these.  What is it?  (A bad credit score)
  • 11/18-11/19- It is estimated that 10% fewer kids do this in 2013 than did it in 2010.  What is it?  (Play organized football.  A better understanding of the danger from concussions has made many parents reluctant to let their kids play football, and 10% fewer boys are involved than just 3 years ago.)
  • 11/15- 50 years ago, the average person over age 65 had seven of these.  Today, the average person over 65 has 17 of these.  What is it?  (Teeth!)
  • 11/13-11/14- A recent university study found couples who have THIS are more likely to have happier marriages.  What is it?  We started getting much closer to an answer when I gave this hint…What these couples have, they had before they met their partner.( According to the Ohio State University study, happier couples tend to have ….siblings!  Brothers and sisters.)
  • 11/11-11/12-  In a recent survey of the foods we like the least, liver was  number 1 and lima beans was number 2. What food came in at  number 3 on the least favorite list?  (Mushrooms)
  • 11/8- You may find it surprising that men buy about one-third of this cosmetic product.  What is it? (Anti-stretch mark cream!)
  • 11/7- In a recent survey, people picked this as THE most annoying habit. What is it?( Even though we had many say chewing with your mouth open, the answer was chewing ice!)
  • 11/6-A study found that kids who do this everyday weigh less than other kids.  What is it?  (Go to bed earlier)
  • 11/4-11/5-31% of office workers listed this as their favorite reason for going to work.  What is it?( Office gossip!)
  • 10/30-10/31- Americans are expected to spent over $300 million on THIS this month, a 65% increase from just 3 years ago.  What is it?  (Pet costumes!)
  • 10/29-According to a recent survey, what’s the most common nickname people give their car? (Baby!)
  • 10/28- Since the 1980's, wages for this job have risen nine times the rate of inflation and the average starting salary is now $12 an hour.  What the job?  (Babysitter)
  • 10/25- According to a survey of brides, what is their #1 wedding day regret? (Spending too much time walking around reception thanking guests)
  • 10/23-10/24- People were asked, if they could change one thing about their significant other, what would it be?  What was the number one answer?  (#1-Their weight, #2 smoking, #3 -snoring)
  • 10/21-10/22-  Almost 10% of households in America don't have one of these.  What is it?  (The hint...Those who do have one don't keep it in the house.)  Answer: A car!
  • 10/18- A study found, when meeting someone new, the first two things people judge are the other person’s teeth and this.  What is it?  Their grammar! (Don’t now if I agree with that study)
  • 10/17-It’s estimated that 80% of us do this every night at dinner.  What is it? (Sit in the same place)
  • 10/16- What inanimate object are you most likely to say "hurry up" to? The number one answer was a computer.  What was second?  (An ATM)
  • 10/14-10/15- 30 years ago, 75% of American homes had one of these.  Today, about 3% do.  What is it?  (an air-popped popcorn maker).
  • 10/11- In the average workplace, you'll find more germs on this handle than on the toilet handle.  What handle is that?  (The coffee pot handle!)
  • 10/9-10/10- About one-third of people surveyed said this is the worst thing to eat while driving.  What is it?  (After I gave the hint that it's a healthy food, but only if you don't kill yourself eating it while driving, Ellie from EHT knew it was ...a salad!)
  • 10/8-A study found that, on average, it will take you more than 8 seconds longer to do this than it did a year ago.  What is it?  (Go through a fast food drive-thru line!  The chains’ menu’s are getting more complicated and it takes longer to prepare the food.)
  • 10/7-: A survey asked people what three things they could not without.  What was number three?( 1- internet, 2- TV, and #3…cuddling!)
  • 10/4- According to a recent survey,  we think this is the most prestigious job in America.  What's the job? (Firefighter)
  • 10/3- When school started this year, the average mom spent about $130 on this.  What is it?  (Herself)
  • 10/2-  A workplace study show that doing this is an effective way of getting on your boss' good side.  What is it? (Dressing like the boss!)
  • 9/30-10/1- When a survey asked people, "what brings you the greatest joy", 35% of respondents said it was this.  What? (A clean home)
  • 9/27-According to a survey, this is mens' least favorite thing to shop for? (Furniture)
  • 9/26- We eat three times as much of this as we did in the 1970's.  What is it?  (Cheese)
  • 9/25- According to a survey, Mothers are more likely than fathers to admit this about their children.  What is it? (They have a favorite child!)
  • 9/23-9/24- One-third of American households bought one of these gadgets in the past 5 years, but few say they still use it . What is it?  (A digital picture frame)
  • 9/20- Americans will eat over 400 million of these snacks this year! What 's the snack?  (Snickers bars)
  • 9/18-9/19- A study found kids are less likely to miss class with sick days when the school has this.  What is it? (Fresh air!)
  • 9/17- 25% of people say this is a bad place to go on a first date.  Where is it? ( Any sporting event)
  • 9/16- If you are an average person, you can expect to do this over 1800 times during your life.  What is it? (Go to McDonald's)
  • 9/13- Most people use these only as a last resort.  What are they?  (Directions)
  • 9/11- 9/12-Four out of ten people dislike this, because they are no good at it.  What is it? (Parallel park)
  • 9/9-9/10: As many as 25% of people have been known to do this in their sleep.  What is it? (No correct answer this morning.  Try a guess Tuesday at 7:20am)
  • 9/6-According to a survey in a woman's magazine, 7 out of 10 women won't date a guy who has this.  What is it? (Gray hair)
  • 9/5- On average, one of these lasts 8 days.  What is it?  ( A diet!)
  • 9/4- A majority of women do this intentionally, even though it causes them discomfort.  What is it? (They wear shoes too small for their feet)
  • 9/3- 20% of people say they rarely do this when eating a meal.  What is it?  (Sit)
  • 8/23- Vanilla and chocolate are the top two ice cream flavors in America.  What is the third most popular flavor? (Butter pecan)
  • 8/21-8/22- About a third of the people who chose this career now regret it.  What's the career? (Journalism)
  • 8/19-8/20- A new survey found that the most common argument between husbands and wives involves the dishwasher. What's now the second most common argument? (The cell phone bill)
  • 8/16- Seven in ten Facebook users have deleted a friend because of this.  What is it?  (Too many requests to play games)
  • 8/14-8/15- According to one list, what the 9th most popular term of endearment; it's used more by men than by women? (Pumpkin)
  • 8/13- When looking for a girlfriend, about 10% of men say they hope she doesn’t drink heavily or have one of these.  What is it? (A cat!)
  • 8/12- These are the cause of about 3100 house and apartment fires in America every year.  What are they? (Toasters and toaster ovens)
  • 8/8-A study shows people with this job do the most walking.  What's the job? (Mail carrier)
  • 8/7- In order to host a Super Bowl game, the stadium must be able to accommodate at least 40 of these.  What are they?  (TV broadcast trucks.)
  • 8/6- One-third of married women regret this?  (Taking his name)
  • 8/5- Over the past six years, 4 million fewer Americans have taken part in this popular outdoor activity. What is it?( Golf!  According to "Golf Digest", the amount of people playing the game dropped from 30 million people in 2005 to 26 million in 2011.  Price and length of time to play 18 holes are given as the reason.)
  • 8/2- It's estimated that almost 10% of fender benders are caused by this.  What is it?  (A bug or bee in the car)
  • 7/31-8/1- 20% of women say it's a deal-breaker if he shows up for the first date wearing this.  What is it? ( Gold chains)
  • 7/29-7/30- Just over half of American women say they don’t like it when a man does this. What is it? (When he winks at her!)
  • 7/25- It's something people do their whole lives, until they die, and experts say we start doing it at age two.  What is it? ( Lie!)
  • 7/24-Almost one-third of Americans don't know how to do this.  What is it? (Swim)
  • 7/23- The average person spends $451 a year on this.  What is it? (Pizza)
  • 7/22-  In a survey, people said this is the worst thing about e-mail.  What is it?  (Reply all)
  • 7/19-According to a wedding website, this kitchen item is this year’s second most popular wedding gift.  (Cash is most popular). What’s the kitchen item? ( The electric knife)
  • 7/18-A new study says the longer you are married, the less you'll do this.  What is it? (Argue)
  • 7/17- Experts say the increase in consumption of this food is the number one food trend in the past decade.  What's the food?  (Yogurt)
  • 7/15-7/16- There are 310 of these in Atlantic City.  What are they? (Full-time police officers)
  • 7/12- In a survey, 7 out of 10 men said they would never let their significant other near this.  What is it? (The grill)
  • 7/10-7/11- Most college graduates have had at least two of these, but the majority of people with a high school diploma have had only one.  What is it? (Different home states!  A survey shows that two-thirds of college graduates have lived in at least two different states while not in college, but only 40% of high school graduates have ever lived outside their home state.
  • 7/9- The majority of people say they have been yelled at while on vacation (by a significant other) for doing this.  What is it?  (Working)
  • 7/8-On average, Americans are expected to consume over 20 pounds of this in 2013.  100 years ago, we only consumed about 2 pounds each.   What is it? (Ice cream)
  • 6/28- Americans are expected to consume 80 billion of these this year.  What are they? (Eggs)
  • 6/25- In Atlantic County, this job pays an average of $28.04 an hour, 30% higher than the national average.  What's the job? (Construction worker)
  • 6/24-40% of American men couldn't tell you THIS about their significant other.  What is it? (Shoe size)
  • 6/21-Over half  the women surveyed said they are more attracted to a guy doing this in his Facebook profile picture.  What is he doing? ( Holding or playing a musical instrument)
  • 6/20-We have 11,000 Starbucks in America and 14,000 McDonald's, but you might be surprised to find there are 17,000 of these.  What are they?  (Libraries)
  • 6/19- According to a survey of parents, what's fourth on the list of the top five things babieslove to throw?( The top five...1-toys, 2- food, 3-bottle, 5- pacifier, and number 4 is...a tantrum!)
  • 6/18-More than 50% of the people in the world have one of these right now.  What is it? (An untreated cavity)
  • 6/17- According to a survey, what was the most popular gadget dad wanted for Father's Day yesterday?   (A power-washer)
  • 6/14-This illegal act was committed over 500,000 times last year, usually by people from out-of-town.  What’s the act? (Stealing hotel towels)
  • 6/13-It's an iconic American symbol, but only 3 out of 10 of us have actually seen it.  What is it?  (The Hollywood sign)
  • 6/11-6/12-There are 320 of these people in Atlantic County, NJ.  What makes them special?  What do they have in common? (Chefs or head cooks)
  • 6/7-6/10- A new survey found the majority of American women think love is less important than this.  What ?  (A healthy diet...eating well!)
  • 6/6-According to a survey, on average, only one in five of your friends would do this for you.  What is it? (Bail you out of jail)
  • 6/5- 35% of couples who have gotten married since 2005 have this in common.  What is it? (They met on the internet)
  • 6/4- 7 out of 10 administrative assistants have done this in the past year.  What is it? (Gained weight!)
  • 6/3- The average American woman has 11 of these.  What are they?  (Pounds she wants to lose)
  • 5/31- More than one-third of McDonald's profits coma from this item.  What is it?  (The happy meal)
  • 5/30-  The average American uses 18 of these.  What are they? (TV channels)
  • 5/28- Although they could save you money, the amount of people using these dropped by 14% in 2012.  What are they?  (Coupons)
  • 5/23-5/24-Anyone can use one of these, but 70% of them are purchased by women.  What are they? (Ringtones)
  • 5/22-Nationally, the highest paid State employee usually has this job.  What is it? (The state college's football or basketball coach)
  • 5/20-5/21- According to a survey, where is relationship cheater's favorite place for a secret date? (This is a specific business) (Morton's Steak House)
  • 5/17-Experts say this common, household item is quickly becoming obsolete.  What's the item? (Your dining room table)
  • 5/16- The manufacturers of these claim they work properly 99.9% of the time.  What are they? (Parachutes!)
  • 5/14-5/15-According to Cosmopolitan Magazine, on average, it takes women 40% longer than men to do this.  What is it? (Ordering from a menu)
  • 5/13-One in five single men have not done this in over a year.  What is it? (Cooked a meal)
  • 5/9-5/10- What's the second most patronized retail business in America, that's not a fast food place? (Wal-Mart is #1) ((Walgreens)
  • 5/7-5/8- In 1913, only one in five American homes had one of these.  Today, almost everyone has one. What is it? (A bathtub)
  • 5/6- If you are an adult, you have about a one in ten percent chance of this happening to you in 2013.  What is it? (Being pulled over by police)
  • 5/2-5/3-On average, women spend about two months of their lives doing this; men spend a year of their lives doing it.  What is it? (Watching the opposite sex)
  • 5/1-: One out of four people in a relationship  said if they could one thing about their mate, it would be this.  What is it? (Their laugh)
  • 4/29-4/30- Most people consider this essential, but 12 % of people don't have one in their home.  What is it? (An alarm clock)
  • 4/24-4/25-4/26- What's the most popular household item on eBay?   (Finally, in our third day, the answer was... a foot massager!)
  • 4/22-4/23-In 1982, 20% of men said they didn’t like this.  In 2013, more than 50% of men say they don’t care for it.  What is it? (Their body!)
  • 4/19- It's estimated that almost one million Americans had this for breakfast this morning.  What is it? (A cigarette)
  • 4/18- If you count it all up, women spend about two months of their lives doing this. What is it? (Shaving her legs)
  • 4/17-This happens over six times an hour on the average soap opera. What is it? (Someone lies)
  • 4/15-4/16-According to a survey, 3 out of the 4 happiest couples consider THIS an important part of their success together.  What is it? (Back rubs)
  • 4/12- Americans spent $1.5 billion on these in the past year. They have become an important part of the morning for many people.  What are they? (Single-serve coffee pods and makers)
  • 4/10- During a 4-year study, 43% of all patients who saw a doctor, went for this condition. It was the highest percentage for any medical condition.  What was it? (Skin disorders)
  • 4/9-Three million more Americans had one of these in 2007 than have one today.  What is it? ( TV's!  A growing number of Americans have stopped paying for cable or satellite and don't even use an antenna to get free TV.  These people are mostly watching movies and shows on the internet.  There are 5 million of these households, up from 2 million in 2007.)
  • 4/8- According to the Wall Street Journal, the price of this popular food item has gone up by 46% in the last year.  What’s the food? (Buffalo wings)
  • 4/4- It’s estimated that across America, 30 maintenance workers will die this year in accidents involving these.  What are they? (Elevators)
  • 4/2-4/3- The average to do THIS is 38 years old.  What is it?  (File for bankruptcy)
  • 4/1- You might find it hard to believe, but the average American eats about 24 pounds of this each year.  What is it? (artificial sweeteners)
  • 3/29- What was the original inspiration for the design of the Easter basket?  What is it modeled after? (A bird's nest)
  • 3/28- According to a women’s magazine, almost half of all American women wish their partner did THIS more often.  What is it? (Brushed their teeth)
  • 3/26-3/27- It’s estimated that this was the reason for four out of ten firings in the workplace in 2012.  What is it? (Cursing)
  • 3/25- When they first went on sale, they cost .37 cents.  What are they?  The Whopper)
  • 3/21-3/22- According to some health experts, the vast majority of us don't wash this properly or often enough.  What is it? ( Your pillow!)
  • 3/20-You'll find 48 of these in Galloway Township, NJ.  What are they? (Police officers)
  • 3/19- When women were asked why they broke up with their last boyfriend, over one-third of them said these two words.  What are they? (He's boring!)
  • 3/15-3/18-When they were asked why they broke up with their last girlfriend, 40% of men said these exact three words. What are they?  (Too much baggage)
  • 3/13- 3/14-One in every seven adults has made this costly mistake at least once?  What is it? (One in seven adults has...spent at least one night in jail!)
  • 3/12- Men do this over six times a week on average, more than twice as often as women.  What is it? (Shake hands)
  • 3/11- Six out of ten couples have argued about this in the kitchen.  The answer is related to the kitchen.  What is it? (Whether or not to rinse the dishes before loading them in the dishwasher)
  • 3/6- A study found that retail shoppers often spend up to one-third more when they smell this aroma.  What is it? (Oranges)
  • 3/4-3/5- Research shows 87% of these have an unhealthy amount of germs on them.  What is it? (Office coffee mugs! Many people said coffee mugs, but no one mentioned the workplace, which is where these germ-ridden mugs are)
  • 3/1- People with desk jobs do this twice as often as manual laborers. What is it? (Go to the bathroom)
  • 2/27-2/28-Three out of four couples in this situation have their marriages end in divorce.  What's the specific situation? (One partner smokes, the other does not)
  • 2/26- More than 25% of Americans admit they've dong this at least once after 11p.m.  What is it? (Bought something from late night TV)
  • 2/25- According to one list of best company slogans, Nike's "Just Do It" was named #1.  What slogan was second on the list? (Got Milk?)
  • 2/22-:When people view clouds, what is the second most identified image they see in those clouds? (#1 faces, #2 angels)
  • 2/21- 41% of women say they break it off with a guy if they don’t like this.  What is it? (His taste in music)
  • 2/19-2/20- About half the men agree that a woman looks hot when she's wearing this.  What?  (A baseball cap)
  • 2/14- 2/15-It's estimated that 13% of men will buy their Valentine's Day gift here this year.  Where is it? (The liquor store)
  • 2/13- Numerous studies show that continuing to do this after age 40 raises your risk for premature death.  What is this dangerous life choice? (Remaining single)
  • 2/12- Aside from being public figures, what do Pink, Paul Ryan and Jay Leno have in common? (Their first job was at McDonald's)
  • 2/11- People in Mississippi have fewer of these than people in any other state.  What is it?  (Passports)
  • 2/7-2/8- Only about 1 in 3 women say they pay particular attention to this on a first date.  What is it?  (The date's table manners)
  • 2/6-According to a study, people who consider themselves big fans of reality TV shows are much more likely to do this in their own lives.  What is it? (Tan)
  • 2/5- 8 out of 10 gifts given this past Christmas in America had this in common.  What is it? (They were made in China)
  • 1/31- More than 65 new varieties of this product are released each year.  What's the product?  (Tooth paste)
  • 1/30- 15% of people did this 30 years ago, but today, 85% of us do it.  What is it? (Use seatbelts)
  • 1/29- American travelers spent an estimated $6 billion on this in 2012.  What is it? (Airline fees)
  • 1/25- 1/28- According to a study, where is the number one place arguments happen in America? (Parking lots)
  • 1/24-Three quarters of us prefer this homemade, not professionally made.  What is it? (Pie)
  • 1/23- About 20% of workers say this problem in the workplace makes them less productive.  What is the problem?  (It's too cold!)
  • 1/22- According to a recent survey, where is the #1 place people lose their cell phones?  (The grocery store)
  • 1/21- 4 out of 10 bank tellers say this has happened to them in the past year.  What is it? (Someone has asked them out)
  • 1/18- What is it that 1.4 million fewer Americans did in December than November?  (Used Facebook)
  • 1/17-Americans spend over $39 billion a year on this.  Nice people spend the most.  What is it?  (Tipping)
  • 1/16-Almost one-third of American homeowners live in a home without one of these.  What is it? (A mortgage)
  • 1/14- You'll spend over 1400 in your lifetime looking at this.  What is it?  (The inside of your refrigerator)
  • 1/10-Style experts say this tried and true choice is one of the hottest women's fashion trends for 2013.  What's the fashion? (A one-piece bathing suit!)
  • 1/8-1/9- Americans will throw away over 28,000 of these today.  What is it? ( (Televisions)
  • 1/4-1/7- 19% of people gave this example of a time they don't like to cook.  What is it? (When they are by themselves)
  • 1/2- It's estimated this will cost the average American family almost $2300 in 2013.  What is it? (Throwing out food!)