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Every Question and Answer of 2014:

  • 12/18 - To get more spending money for the holidays, people have done this 20% more in December (than the rest of the year) over the past 5 years.  What is it? ( Rob banks.)
  • 12/17 - This holiday season, 17% of people are giving every person on their list the same thing for Christmas.  What is it? (Nothing! They aren't giving gifts this year.)
  • 12/16 - It costs 8 cents for the government to make one of these.  What is it? (A nickel.)
  • 12/15 - It is estimated that the average employee spends 45% of his workday doing this? (Actually working.)
  • 12/12 - Two-thirds of the people who do this are under age 45, even though the stereotype is that this is an elderly person's activity.  What's the activity?(Bingo!)
  • 12/11 - This is supposed to be convenient, but it takes longer to do now than it did a decade ago.  What is it? (Ordering at a drive-thru.)
  • 12/10 - What kids toy causes the most accidents?  (Foot-powered scooters.)
  • 12/9 - Experts say this is the primary reason for a 25% increase in plastic surgeries in the last two years.  What's the reason?(Our selfie-obsessed culture.)
  • 12/3 - What was the most searched celebrity-related story in 2014? (The death of Robin Williams.)
  • 12/2 - According to a survey, 1 in 6 people are afraid to ride on these.  What is it? (Elevators.)
  • 12/1 - For the average person, this is expected to happen today (12/1) for the first time.  What is it? (Receive a Christmas card.)
  • 11/26 - One of these people will be at about a quarter of all Thanksgiving dinners. What kind of person? (A picky eater)
  • 11/25 - 20% of victims of online harassment say it happened to them when they were online here.  Where did it happen? (In the comments section!)
  • 11/24 - It is estimated that about one in three people did this domestic chore over the weekend.  What was the chore? (Cleaned the refrigerator)
  • 11/21 - More than 10% of the American workforce has been warned to stop doing this.  What?  (Shopping online)
  • 11/20 - It’s estimated that about 33% of  drivers don’t know how to do this.  What?  (Fill the windshield washer fluid)
  • 11/18 - 11/19- According to new research, these could be the germiest things in your home.  What are they?  (Towels!  Kitchen and bath towels are a haven for bacteria!)
  • 11/17-Approximately one in five men refer to their wife by what nickname when talking with other guys?  ("The boss")
  • 11/14- In a survey, mothers listed this as the most stressful time of the day.  What time is that? (Getting kids to school on time)
  • 11/13-4 out of 5 pet owners have done this with their pet.  hat is it? (Taken a selfie)
  • 11/12- A new survey says that making calls is now only the fifth most popular activity to do with your cellphone!  What's #4?  (The alarm clock)
  • 11/11- It's estimated that two-thirds of women under the age of 35 will do this between now and Christmas.  What is it?  (Go on a diet)
  • 11/7-11/10-  A recent study shows, unlike their parents, 60% of millennials (18 to 29 years-old) don't have one of these.  What is it? (A credit card)
  • 11/6-Researchers found that women are up to nine times more likely to complain about this common seasonal problem.  What’s the problem? (Having cold hands and feet!)
  • 11/4- 11/5- We will experience more of this between now and the end of the year than at any other time of year. What is it?  (Moonlight!  Autumn has the most moonlight.)
  • 11/3- We spend more than twice as much time doing this each week as we did ten years ago.  What is it?  (Grocery shopping)
  • 10/31- What kind of Halloween candy gets the most online searches?  (Gluten-free Halloween candy)
  • 10/30-Over 4000 people share this name with a famous horror movie villain.  What's the name?(Michael Myers of the "Halloween" Movies)
  • 10/29- According to a survey, one in five people say this is their favorite secret spot to hide money.  Where is it? (In their shoes)
  • 10/27-10/28- Where will you find the most bacteria in a public restroom?  (The toilet paper dispenser, which has 150% more bacteria than the toilet seat!)
  • 10/24- In 1974, 75% of Americans were capable of doing this, but in 2014, only 20% are.  What is it? (Driving a stick shift car)
  • 10/23-What’s the most common word sent via text message between married couples? (OK)
  • 10/22- After you get married, there's about a 10% chance that this will happen.  What is it? (Your mother or mother-in-law will move in with you)
  • 10/21-What was voted the #1 rude behavior in a recent survey about cell phone etiquette? (Using the speaker phone in public)
  • 10/20 - Online searches for this are up 1000% this year.  What’s the search? (Ebola)
  • 10/17- 11% of Americans old enough to work have done this for a living?  (Worked in a convenience store)
  • 10/16- A survey of nutritionists found the three things they won't tolerate are french fries, potato chips and  this.  What is it? (Soda)
  • 10/14-10/15- In the year 1389, French Queen Isabeau became the first woman in recorded history to wear this.  What is it?  (Lingerie)
  • 10/13-The average teenager has 12 more of these than the average 50-year-old.  What is it?  (Teeth!)
  • 10/10-Every year, over 85,000 people go to the emergency room or urgent care fro accidents in their home involving these.  What are they? (Pets…They trip over their pets)
  • 10/8-10/9- It's estimated that Americans will spend $7 billion on this trendy food in 2014.  What's the food? (Gluten-free foods)
  • 10/7- People said the #1 thing they held on to from an old relationship was pictures.  What was second on the keepsake list?(Ticket stubs)
  • 10/6- In a recent survey about annoying things other drivers do, what was the #3 most popular answer? (#1- cell phone usage while driving; #2- Tailgating; #3- and our answer...Not signaling!)
  • 10/3- 11 billion of these are sold each year, but many of them will never be used.  What are they? (Ketchup packets)
  • 10/2-The amount of these being brought into America has dropped by 55% over the last 15 years.  What is it? (Adopted babies. There are less than half the amount of international adoptions today than in 1999)
  • 10/1 - What is considered to be the least destructible part of the human body? (The hair)
  • 9/30- 20% of women didn't know that this product has an expiration date.  What's the product?  (Makeup)
  • 9/29- What follows 'my house is too small' as the #2 reason people want to move? (The yard is too small)
  • 9/26- This is thought to be the most spoken word in the world.  What is it?  (Okay)
  • 9/25- The average person will spend 7 1/2 days this year doing this. What was it?  (Shopping)
  • 9/24- About half of all Americans have this for dinner once a month, but households with kids eat it twice a month or more. What was it? (Breakfast)
  • 9/23- The typical woman experiences this for the first time at age 33. What is it? (Gray hair)
  • 9/22- According to a survey, what was the #1 reason you fought with your siblings when you were a kid.  What was it?  (Who got to "ride shotgun" and sit n the front seat.)
  • 9/19- According to a recent study, what is it that causes about half of Americans to lose up to 90 minutes of sleep a night? (Our pets in bed with us)
  • 9/18- In a recent survey, about 1 in 10 Americas said this is their biggest fear.  What is it? (Getting fat)
  • 9/16-9/17- Most men can do this, but it's estimated that only 10% of women can.  What is it? (Whistle)
  • 9/15- 80% of Americans live within 5 miles of a location of this business.  What is it?  (A YMCA)
  • 9/12- According to a new study, if you want your marriage to last, find a man who is....   What is it? (Short! Study says short men are 32% less likely to divorce!)
  • 9/11- It's probably an exaggeration, but some people believe you are never more than 10 feet away from this.  What?  (A spider)
  • 9/9-9/10-People who do this regularly weigh 7 pounds less on average and have a lower BMI than people who don’t do it. (The people who do it aren’t really motivated by the weight-loss benefits) What is it?  (Take public transportation)
  • 9/8- A recent study found menus to be the “germiest” things we encounter in restaurants.  What came in second on the restaurant germs list? (Ketchup bottles)
  • 9/5- 9% of parents surveyed with kids in school say they are most concerned about this during the upcoming school year.  What is it? (Not being able to help their kids do their homework because they don't understand it!)
  • 9/4-Since 2005, there has been an 82% decrease in the number of people who identify as being this race living in Atlantic City.  What's the race?: (Japanese)
  • 9/3- After dropping off their child at school for the very first time, more than 40% of parents said they immediately wanted to do this.  What is it? (Have another baby!)
  • 9/2- In a recent survey, what food came in a #2 on the "Foods they can't stand" list(behind anchovies)? (Olives)
  • 8/21- 8/22- Over the past three years, there's been a 20% increase in the number of adults playing this game competitively. What's the game?  (Dodgeball)
  • 8/19- 8/20-In the 1820's, an American hotel offered this innovation for the first time that is now standard in all hotels.  What is it? (Locks on guest room doors)
  • 8/18- In a survey about workplace behavior, people listed this as the #1 most annoying thing done by nearby co-workers. What is it?  (Talking on a speaker phone)
  • 8/15- When it comes to hygiene, about half of the women surveyed said they wished their partner did this more often.  What is it?  (Brushed their teeth)
  • 8/13- 8/14- Experts say about 1 in 4 people should probably wear these?  What are they?  (Adult diapers)
  • 8/12- 1 in 4 people have been concerned enough to do this in a restaurant.  What is it?  (Wipe down their silverware)
  • 8/11- A majority of people said they would switch to a new cellphone if it had this feature.  What is it?  (Longer battery life)
  • 8/7- 9% of people in Cape May today have this in common?  (Canadian tourists)
  • 8/6- What's the most common mammal in America?  (The mouse)
  • 8/4-8/5- Almost 20% of women say wearing this makes them feel more confident?  (A little black dress)
  • 8/1- What is the most commonly used word in normal conversation in the English language?    (..I )
  • 7/31- Finish this sentence: 9% of Americans say they never have any...? (Cash in them)
  • 7/30- Sales of this well-known toy have been dropping steadily since 2012.  What's the toy? (Barbie dolls)
  • 7/29- This will happen nearly 800 times in the average baby's first year of life.  What is it?  (He will have his picture taken)
  • 7/28- Ventnor has 24 of these, but  Margate has 28.  What are they? (Beach tag checkers)
  • 7/25- A new study finds that doctors get this wrong a majority of the time.  What it it? (Baby's due date)
  • 7/24- The average American eats 30 pounds of this a year.  What is it?  (French fries!)
  • 7/23- What was the #1 answer in a recent survey that asked people, "what's the most stressful thing you've ever experienced?" (Buying or selling a house)
  • 7/21- More copies of this book are printed every year than copies of the Bible?  (The Bible)
  • 7/17-7/18- None of the people aboard The Mayflower had one of these.  What?  (A middle name!  Middle names weren't the custom and wouldn't be for another 100 years or more)
  • 7/16- According to a researcher, what's the single most persuasive word you can use at work?  ("Yeah")
  • 7/15-Almost 25,000 kids a year are injured while traveling via one of these?  (Shopping carts)
  • 7/14-This national retail chain, facing high debt and stiff competition, is expected to close about 100 stores this year.  What’s the store? (Toys ‘R’ Us)
  • 7/11- According to research, we actually do this one-third less than we think we do it.  What is it?  (Smile)
  • 7/10- Experts say you could save $2500 a year by just doing this every day.  What is it? (Packing your lunch)
  • 7/9- According to a survey, Wednesday is the favorite day of the week for people to do this? (Go on a first date)
  • 7/7- 7/8-Millions of dollars worth of this product have been imported to America for us to use this summer. What’s the product? ( American flags!  6% or about $4million worth come from China)
  • 6/27-According to one bridal magazine, about 20% of people say this is their least favorite wedding tradition.  What is it? (The father giving away the bride!  What’s the matter with those people?)
  • 6/26- These cost 8 times as much as they did back in the 1980's. What are they? I gave two hints about this question...1-Many times, parents pay for them  2- Most have been put away for the summer (College textbooks)
  • 6/25- This involves a man eight out of every ten times it happens. What is it? (A lightning strike)
  • 6/24- 38% of people in New Jersey have made this big life decision; that's twice as many as 20 years ago. What is it? (To be cremated. It's estimated that by 2017, half the American population will opt for cremation.)
  • 6/23-It's estimated that by age five, 70% of today's kids can use a computer mouse, but only 10% of them can do this. What is it? (Tie their shoes)
  • 6/19- After the air conditioner, what item uses the most electricity in your home?  (Cable box/DVR)
  • 6/18- According to an online dating website, one-third of women are more attracted to people who include this in their profile.  What is it? (Picture with your pet)
  • 6/17- There were 15 of these businesses in America in 2005.  Today, there are 9000 of them.  What's the business? (Cross Fit gyms)
  • 6/16-Slightly more than one in ten Americans went to one of these over the weekend. What is it? (A yard/garage sale)
  • 6/13-What came in at #1 when teenagers were asked what they appreciated most about their fathers? (Driving them places)
  • 6/12- 8 out of every 1000 Americans will sleep here tonight.  Where?  (Prison)
  • 6/11-The number of hours that people spend watching this has doubled over the past two years.  What is it? (Watching other people play video games!  There's time well spent.)
  • 6/10- 78% of Americans do this, but 95% of People in Iceland.  What is it?  (Use the internet)
  • 6/6-6/9-Over 40% of the new homes built in New Jersey have one of these; twice the national average. What is it? (A deck)
  • 6/5- In a survey, one in four guys admitted they really don't how to use one of these. What is it? (A dishwasher)
  • 6/4- You use 3 times as much of this as people from anywhere else in the world.  What is it?  (Toilet paper)
  • 6/3- One in five people have done this at the ATM.  What is it?  (Made funny faces at security camera)
  • 5/30-6/2- It’s estimated that people are doing this 12% more in the car than they did five years ago. What is it?(Honk the horn)
  • 5/28-29- Milkman came in at #1 on one list of obsolete jobs. What job was #2 on the list? (Elevator operator)
  • 5/27- A study found that it takes twice as long to do this on a Monday than any other day of the week. What is it? (Decide what to have for dinner)
  • 5/23- A majority of couples surveyed said, over the last holiday weekend, they argued when one of them did too much of this. What is it? (Checked work e-mail)
  • 5/22- A survey says the thing other drivers do that annoys you most is texting while driving.  What's #2? (Tailgating)
  • 5/21- According to a survey, 31% of women said they have no problem doing this in public.  What is it? (Wearing a bathing suit)
  • 5/19-5/20- Relationship experts warn that women who have one of these are more likely to cheat in their relationships.  What is it?  (A personal trainer)
  • 5/16-According to a survey, people in Delaware have the most unappealing ones in the country.  What is it? (License plates)
  • 5/14-15- You'll find 6 of these in the average kitchen?  (Fridge magnets)
  • 5/13-The average American family has lots of these, but uses less than 10% of them. What is it?(Cable/satellite TV channels)
  • 5/12-The average price of this well-known product has gone up by 56% since 2010. What’s the product? (Ground beef)
  • 5/8-5/9- According to a study, a waitress can expect 19% more in tips if she does this. What is it?(We got the answer shortly after I gave the hint that the answer has something to do with her appearance.) (Wears something red)
  • 5/7- There are about 600,000 homes in America with one of these.  What is it? (An outhouse)
  • 5/6- 164 million work hours were lost last year because of this problem.  What's the problem?  (Dental problems)
  • 5/5- What movie aired second-most on cable TV in 2013?  (“She’s All That”, from 1999, starring Freddie Prinze, Jr. “Mrs. Doubtfire” was #1.)
  • 5/1-5/2-Dads are 3 times as likely to do this with the kids than moms are.  What is it?  (Leave young kids in the car while they run in to the store)
  • 4/29-4/30- According to the FBI, there's been a 27% increase in these cases since the 1960's.  What are the cases? (Cold cases. In the 1960's, 90% of murder cases were solved. Today, 63% of murder cases are solved.  Here's a link to the storysupporting that statistic.)
  • 4/28- More women than men watch this major sporting event?  (The Kentucky Derby)
  • 4/25- In 40% of homes, you’ll find at least one of these that doesn’t work What is it? (An air freshener)
  • 4/23-4/24- Online searches using this particular word spike in April and December. What's the one word being searched? (Church)
  • 4/22- Experts say this is the most recognized symbol on earth.  What is it?  (The heart symbol)
  • 4/21- Americans spent more than $55 billion on this last year.  What is it?  (Our pets)
  • 4/18-A majority of women think men over 40 who do this look ridiculous. What is it? (Wear their baseball cap backwards)
  • 4/17-About 19,000 people have participated in this program, (supposedly) without a single failure. What’s the program? (The witness protection program)
  • 4/16- If you are going to mess this up, you’ll most likely to do it after 4PM today. What is it? (Your diet)
  • 4/14-4/15- 19% of people say this is the most irritating waste of time during the workday.  What is it?  (Automated phone systems) 4/11- A survey of the happiest couples found they do this about 3.2 times a month.  What is it?  (Argue)
  • 4/10-Water is the world's most consumed beverage. What are the second and third most consumed beverages? (Tea and beer)
  • 4/8-4/9- According to a study, women unintentionally chose a mate based on this feature. What is it? (Broad shoulders! Actually, broad shoulders and a small waist. 80% of women responding say they found it attractive)
  • 4/7-In today’s real estate market, a home without this could lose up to 20% of its resale value. What is it? ( High-speed internet access! 19 million homes in the USA still don’t have high-speed access.)
  • 4/4- According to a survey, the top 3 things couples argue about are money, household chores, and this.  What is it?(Snoring!)
  • 4/2-4/3- It's estimated that more than 60% of women will do this incorrectly today.  Most of the women know they are doing it incorrectly.  What is it?  (Wear the wrong size bra!)
  • 4/1- According to a new study, men complete this unpleasant task about a half-minute faster than women.  What is it?  (Change a diaper)
  • 3/31-The world record for holding the most of these in one hand is 24.  What is it? (Golf balls)
  • 3/27- 3/28-A generation ago, everyone did this.  But today, one-third of adults say they never have.  What is it? (Written a check!)
  • 3/26- Kids were asked what they hate to hear their parents say.  The #1 answer was" money doesn't grow on trees".  What was #2?  ("We'll see")
  • 3/25-Atlantic and Cape May Counties have seen a 25% increase in this since this time a year ago.  What is it?  (Summer vacation rentals)
  • 3/24-Sales of this home appliance have gone up by 80% over the past decade.  What’s the appliance?  (Toaster ovens) 3/21- What's the 3rd most common thing found in the car glove box?  (#1 napkins, #2 Car documents, #3- ketchup packets!)
  • 3/17- When a teenage girl needs one of these, she'll consider over 20 of them before making her decision.  What is it?  (A prom dress)
  • 3/14- 21% of people have misplaced their cell phone and then found it here.  Where was it?  (The laundry basket)
  • 3/13- Parents of kids ages 6 to 12 years old spend about $250 a year on this?  (Birthday party gifts)
  • 311-3/12-In Atlantic County, people who do this job make $3.82 less an hour than the national average for their job.  What's the job?  (Retail sales!  National average = $18.26 an hour; South Jersey average = $14.44 an hour)
  • 3/10- It's estimated that your chance of having a car accident is 6% greater today or tomorrow .  Why?  (People adjusting to the time change)
  • In Atlantic County, NJ., these workers make $3.82 less an hour than the national average for their job.  What’s their job? The answer? (No correct answer this morning !  Try a guess Wednesday @ 7:20am)
  • 3/7- In a recent survey, the tagline "Got milk?" was named the the best product catch phrase of all-time.  What was #2 on the list?  ("Don't leave home without it")
  • 3/5- 3/6- Based on employee health, happiness, and stress levels, researchers named this job "the unhappiest profession".  What is it?  (Bus driver)
  • 3/4- Sales of this drink have fallen by about 40% over the last 20 years.  What's the drink?  (Orange juice)
  • 3/3-According to a recent survey, the #1 turnoff for men, when it comes to women, is tattoos. For women, about men, it’s beards.  The number two turnoff is the same for both genders.  What is it?   (Bad breath)
  • 2/27- 2/28- Other than scratching it, researchers say this is a great way to stop an itch.  What is it?  (Look in a mirror & scratch the opposite side of your body, tricking your brain)
  • 2/26- A survey asked, "what do you wish you could write off on your tax return?"  What was the #1 answer?  (Starbucks coffee)
  • 2/25- When asked what one word describes their perfect vacation, the word most often used by women was "romantic".  What word did men use the most? (Cheap)
  • 2/24- New Jersey had over 26,000 of these in January of 2014, compared with only 12,000 in January of 2013.  What are they?  Potholes)
  • 2/20- 8 in 10 streakers have this in common. What is it?  (They wear shoes)
  • 2/19- 1.5 million women took part in this male-oriented recreational activity last year, 300,000 more than 5 years ago.  What's the activity?  (Hunting)
  • 2/18- In a survey, wives said this is the toughest thing to get husbands to do?  (Go to the doctor)
  • 2/13-14- When asked why their last diet failed, about 10% of women blamed it on this.  What is it? (Cold weather)
  • 2/7- Over half the women surveyed said a craving for these could be so intense, they can imagine getting up out of bed to go to the store to get some.  What is it?? (Pringles Potato Chips! ...Really?)
  • 2/6- It's estimated that married people do this twice as much as single people.  What is it?  (Apologize)
  • 2/5- A survey asked, " If you could be a flavor, what flavor would you be"?.  The number one answer was coffee.  What was the second most popular answer? (Banana)
  • 2/4- According to a survey of women, men in this profession are the most passionate lovers. What profession?  (Mechanics)
  • 2/3- Approximately 13 million Americas did this on Sunday?  (Watched the Puppy Bowl)
  • 1/28- Surprisingly, almost 40% of twenty-somethings own one of these?  (A VCR)
  • 1/27-A study determined that men with this trait make more money and are more successful at work.  What's the trait?  (A deep voice)
  • 1/23- On average, these get cleaned every 110 days?  (refrigerators)
  • 1/21-1/22- The next month will be the busiest time of the year for this business, with a 30% spike in business.  What is the business?  (On-line dating!)
  • 1/20- Almost one-third of American women wore one of these over the weekend.  What?  (A football jersey)
  • 1/17- It's estimated that about 3000 people working in New York City make their living selling this.  What?  (Hot dogs)
  • 1/16-A new report predicts that in 10 years, new cars won't come with these anymore.  What? (Keys)
  • 1/15- Brigantine Police responded to more than 500 of these calls in 2013? (Security system false alarms)
  • 1/14- It's estimated that $500,00 in loose change was left behind here last year.  Where?  (Airport security checkpoints)
  • 1/13-There are over 24,000 of these in Atlantic City.  What are they?  (Slot machines!  There are 24,031 slot machines in Atlantic City.  That total is down from the 25,672 slot machines the city had until the Atlantic Club Casino closed.)
  • 1/8- 20% of of drivers broke this law in 2013.  What is it?  (Hint...the broken was  was not a moving violation) (Parked in handicap space)
  • 1/7-The average person in New Jersey will spend over $1000 this year doing this.  What is it? (Going out to lunch)
  • 1/6- On average, Americans have about $56 worth of these in our homes.  What is it? (Coins)