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97. Only 26% percent watch the Simpsons
:( I feel a little lonely
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  -Everything you've ever wanted to know about DUers Skinner  Jun-21-07 01:35 PM   #0 
  - Thanks! Bombay is better, though.  BlooInBloo   Jun-21-07 01:35 PM   #1 
  - Mr. Tesha disagrees with you...  Tesha   Jun-21-07 02:22 PM   #64 
     - (shrug) The Gin Guy agrees with me, at least...  BlooInBloo   Jun-21-07 02:28 PM   #77 
     - Someone did say to me DU has plenty of Republican trolls.  liberaldemocrat7   Jun-22-07 04:54 PM   #208 
     - I like Bombay (Sapphire) anyway  tbyg52   Jun-21-07 06:20 PM   #153 
  - I'm Going Through It Now. It's Fascinating. Thanks For The Info!  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jun-21-07 01:37 PM   #2 
  - I think this means I'm over the DU hill  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 01:38 PM   #3 
  - Skinner's cheating on the age thing. Put another way, he's holding  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 01:48 PM   #23 
     - Well, if you put it that way....  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 01:50 PM   #27 
        - I met you. That's simply impossible. You can't be a day over 39.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 01:53 PM   #31 
           - Oh, but I am  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 02:10 PM   #47 
           - No kidding. I've met Sharon  5thGenDemocrat   Jun-21-07 02:28 PM   #76 
  - No boxers or briefs?  meegbear   Jun-21-07 01:38 PM   #4 
  - Boxing  H2O Man   Jun-21-07 02:42 PM   #91 
  - I love us. We're so interesting!  Marnieworld   Jun-21-07 01:38 PM   #5 
  - I agree! Interesting as hell. If I were a better cartoonist  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 01:44 PM   #13 
  - I love us. We're so boring!  smoogatz   Jun-21-07 06:27 PM   #157 
  - Wow. I'm a bit surprised how overwhelmingly white we are.  ThomCat   Jun-21-07 01:39 PM   #6 
  - overwhelmingly white and suburban  datasuspect   Jun-21-07 01:44 PM   #15 
  - And we drive Fords?  Clark2008   Jun-21-07 02:15 PM   #57 
  - i would have been more pleased had it been chevy  datasuspect   Jun-21-07 02:20 PM   #60 
  - I drive a hybrid ...  Maat   Jun-21-07 04:33 PM   #142 
  - (i drive a toyota!) n/t  orleans   Jun-22-07 01:12 AM   #184 
  - But not too faithful about going to church!! LOL  loudsue   Jun-21-07 04:47 PM   #145 
  - Yeah. That jumped out at me too.  Strawman   Jun-21-07 01:46 PM   #17 
  - I'm not surprised by it  Solly Mack   Jun-21-07 01:49 PM   #25 
  - Me either. n/t  bling bling   Jun-21-07 02:16 PM   #58 
  - That surprised me too. I thought we were a much bigger tent  durrrty libby   Jun-21-07 01:52 PM   #30 
  - There are times when the prejudices here get way out of hand.  ThomCat   Jun-21-07 01:56 PM   # 
     - I must have missed those threads  durrrty libby   Jun-21-07 02:12 PM   #51 
     - From the tone & content of the discussion of racial issues here, this was pretty obvious  HamdenRice   Jun-21-07 02:14 PM   #53 
     - It takes a pretty strong stomach to be GLBT and stick around  ThomCat   Jun-21-07 02:22 PM   #63 
     - Atheists/agnostics are 38%--way more than any religious sect,  smoogatz   Jun-21-07 04:16 PM   #138 
     - As a culture, it's not a conversation we know how to have.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 11:22 PM   #176 
     - I never realized how fringe I was on DU. But, the age group  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:20 PM   #61 
        - fringe is the word i was thinking  datasuspect   Jun-21-07 02:23 PM   #67 
        - Maybe but, what about this: In any group, some folks post  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:26 PM   #68 
        - You may be right.  ThomCat   Jun-21-07 02:27 PM   #72 
        - Now I'm hungry  buddyhollysghost   Jun-22-07 08:21 AM   #198 
  - In fairness, I didn't take the survey.  Starbucks Anarchist   Jun-21-07 02:37 PM   #86 
  - I have a friend who used to lurked at DU, but got pissed of with the racism here.  Evoman   Jun-21-07 03:14 PM   #117 
  - Internet activism is dominated by white middle-class folks  WilliamPitt   Jun-21-07 07:52 PM   #167 
  - More diversity would certainly change some of the political discourse.  ellisonz   Jun-21-07 11:43 PM   #178 
  - Only 26% of us watch The Simpsons...That can't be right...  rasputin1952   Jun-21-07 01:40 PM   #7 
  - And 74% are Democrats! Coincidence? I THINK NOT. *dramatic minor chords*  Posteritatis   Jun-21-07 01:56 PM   #32 
  - The DOH party?  hootinholler   Jun-22-07 04:38 PM   #207 
  - We don't see many movies or rent DVDs  Minimus   Jun-21-07 03:54 PM   #131 
     - LOL...this is true...  rasputin1952   Jun-21-07 04:13 PM   #137 
  - Okay a few things are wierd.  Maestro   Jun-21-07 01:40 PM   #8 
  - The second most popular party affiliation is Independent, with 15%. (nt)  Skinner   Jun-21-07 01:42 PM   #10 
  - Is that the Independent Party, or 'unaffiliated?'  Lance_Boyle   Jun-21-07 02:08 PM   #45 
  - That's unafilliated. (nt)  Skinner   Jun-21-07 04:16 PM   #139 
  - 15% Independent -  DURHAM D   Jun-21-07 02:15 PM   #56 
  - Those stats are very telling.  Blue-Jay   Jun-21-07 01:42 PM   #11 
  - I do... and am. It troubles me greatly that more of us don't watch them. n/t  poverlay   Jun-21-07 01:47 PM   #20 
  - It's been on for like a jillion years. I watched the first 15 religiously...  BlooInBloo   Jun-21-07 01:46 PM   #18 
  - I think some of us love but have burned out on Homer and Jon.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 01:46 PM   #19 
  - There probably a good number of us who don't watch TV.  ThomCat   Jun-21-07 01:49 PM   #26 
  - Actually, I rarely watch either.  Maestro   Jun-21-07 02:44 PM   #95 
  - Some of us do not have cable TV or dish  hfojvt   Jun-21-07 02:07 PM   #44 
  - LOL!  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 01:41 PM   #9 
  - Somebody's slacking on the flossing!  Solly Mack   Jun-21-07 01:44 PM   #12 
  - I don't floss  NeedleCast   Jun-21-07 01:49 PM   #24 
  - I'm gonna hafta use that excuse for some things I just don't want to do  Solly Mack   Jun-21-07 01:51 PM   #29 
  - Really! Yuck. n/t  Hissyspit   Jun-21-07 02:59 PM   #108 
  - I have one of those  NeedleCast   Jun-21-07 04:10 PM   #136 
     - Those are gum stimulators. Not flossers.  Hissyspit   Jun-21-07 07:30 PM   #165 
  - Alright I'll floss!  Bosso 63   Jun-22-07 08:42 AM   #200 
     - teehee  Solly Mack   Jun-22-07 09:30 AM   #201 
  - Fun to see where one stacks up  Phredicles   Jun-21-07 01:44 PM   #14 
  - And The Winner Is........... I DON'T BELIEVE IT!!!!!! Jon Stewart Beats Out Olbermann By A Hair!!  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jun-21-07 01:45 PM   #16 
  - This is fascinating, Skinner  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 01:47 PM   #21 
  - Hah! Look at all the computer professionals! To much internet access for us!  mainegreen   Jun-21-07 01:47 PM   #22 
  - oooh! And we're total beer snobs too! Go DU!  mainegreen   Jun-21-07 02:02 PM   #39 
  - Good beer....and IT people....go together...  LeftHander   Jun-21-07 02:12 PM   #50 
     - Must be from Portland.  bagrman   Jun-21-07 04:24 PM   #140 
     - Also, obesity. /nt  smalll   Jun-22-07 12:30 AM   #183 
        - IT people do eat salads. It's not *all* meat pizza!  mainegreen   Jun-22-07 07:28 AM   #195 
  - Interesting...  LeftishBrit   Jun-21-07 01:51 PM   #28 
  - Interesting--but not too surprising...  marions ghost   Jun-21-07 01:56 PM   #33 
  - 80% are fascinated by kudzu.  lpbk2713   Jun-21-07 01:58 PM   #34 
  - I have to admit, the car brand thing surprises me.  Midlodemocrat   Jun-21-07 01:59 PM   #35 
  - I agree  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 02:10 PM   #48 
  - I am surprised it wasn't Toyota.  Kadie   Jun-21-07 02:30 PM   # 
     - Personally, I am a honda woman. n/t.  trashcanistanista   Jun-21-07 02:46 PM   #99 
        - Ditto.  tbyg52   Jun-21-07 06:23 PM   #156 
  - Only 4.1%  TransitJohn   Jun-21-07 01:59 PM   #36 
  - Any of the DU'ers  NeedleCast   Jun-21-07 02:00 PM   #37 
  - (lol--really) n/t  orleans   Jun-22-07 01:36 AM   #185 
  - Over six percent of us send out more than two hundred emails a week!  Robbien   Jun-21-07 02:02 PM   #38 
  - No time to answer your query now, gotta finish an email first.  progressoid   Jun-21-07 02:23 PM   #66 
  - I'm more impressed by the >1%  Truth2Tell   Jun-21-07 06:30 PM   #160 
  - Spammers?  JohnLocke   Jun-21-07 10:51 PM   #174 
  - Wish I could have gotten in on this survey, but we were in Europe and  Radio_Lady   Jun-21-07 02:04 PM   #40 
  - that's okay--you could answer all the questions now on this thread.  orleans   Jun-22-07 01:37 AM   #186 
  - What's that little purple sliver...  nxylas   Jun-21-07 02:05 PM   #41 
  - Would the 1.2% that make more than 500,000 per year...  AX10   Jun-21-07 02:06 PM   #42 
  - Riiiiiiggggghhhhtttt! Are you with the IRS?  Radio_Lady   Jun-21-07 02:15 PM   #54 
  - This one's a shocker  BurtWorm   Jun-21-07 02:07 PM   #43 
  - Yeah--  janx   Jun-21-07 02:11 PM   #49 
  - I was really surprised by that one  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 02:12 PM   #52 
  - Dont' Be Surprised Sharon  ProfessorGAC   Jun-21-07 02:26 PM   #69 
     - I was surprised there were more dog owners than cat owners  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 02:27 PM   #73 
        - Well, We're Both  ProfessorGAC   Jun-21-07 02:29 PM   #78 
        - Both is a minority. Darn, I belong to one more minority!  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:48 PM   #101 
        - cat owners are more vocal. you know, say it loud and say it proud  orleans   Jun-22-07 01:40 AM   #187 
  - Yes considering the amount of kitty pic threads in the Lounge  turtlensue   Jun-21-07 05:15 PM   #147 
  - Oh man,  janx   Jun-21-07 02:09 PM   #46 
  - I had no idea there were so many DUers around  janx   Jun-21-07 02:15 PM   #55 
  - It would have been nice to know  ThomCat   Jun-21-07 02:20 PM   #59 
  - I looked for that too, but it's not there.  Jamastiene   Jun-21-07 05:46 PM   #149 
  - I lied on all of the questions.  progressoid   Jun-21-07 02:22 PM   #62 
  - oh my god, that was good. but my favorite was  orleans   Jun-22-07 01:48 AM   #189 
     - Vive Richard O'Brien!  progressoid   Jun-22-07 06:48 AM   #192 
  - More DU'ers floss than don't.....  KoKo01   Jun-21-07 02:22 PM   #65 
  - I was a little surprised at how many of us never attend religious services  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 02:26 PM   #70 
  - I'm One Of Them  ProfessorGAC   Jun-21-07 02:27 PM   #71 
  - So am I  SharonRB   Jun-21-07 02:28 PM   #74 
  - I miss being in such a community but at my age, it seems a little  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:30 PM   #80 
  - I'm a lapsed Catholic -- which means I feel guilty every Sunday.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:28 PM   #75 
  - Count For What?  ProfessorGAC   Jun-21-07 02:31 PM   #82 
     - Or, resenters. I resent every year I had to sit through Mass  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:33 PM   #83 
        - I Was An Altar Boy At A Cathedral School  ProfessorGAC   Jun-21-07 02:34 PM   #85 
        - Lol! Oops!  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:39 PM   #87 
           - A Sign Of Wisdom  ProfessorGAC   Jun-21-07 02:42 PM   #90 
              - You, too, Professor. It's always good to read you on DU.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 10:42 PM   #171 
        - Me too, but my father talked me out of it  eridani   Jun-22-07 12:10 AM   #180 
           - What about obedience?!  sfexpat2000   Jun-22-07 12:20 AM   #181 
  - Me, too.  Midlodemocrat   Jun-21-07 02:45 PM   #98 
  - I Must Have Been Unclear  ProfessorGAC   Jun-21-07 03:10 PM   #115 
     - No. I meant that I was surprised at the numbers.  Midlodemocrat   Jun-21-07 03:26 PM   #125 
  - I must admit:  janx   Jun-21-07 03:02 PM   #111 
  - Never. Never, never, never. If I had that kind of time to waste, I would alphabetize my CDs.  impeachdubya   Jun-22-07 01:45 AM   #188 
  - Half of us are guys and half of us are gals  Robbien   Jun-21-07 02:30 PM   #79 
  - I find gin disgusting. I must be in the minority.  Alexander   Jun-21-07 02:31 PM   #81 
  - Oh, stop yourself! This joint has a long history of liberalism.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:34 PM   #84 
  - Me too. It smells like Pinesol.  seasat   Jun-21-07 02:42 PM   #89 
  - I'll take whiskey, scotch, rum and vodka over gin.  Alexander   Jun-21-07 02:59 PM   #109 
  - Smells like aftershave to me n/t  NNN0LHI   Jun-21-07 03:25 PM   #123 
  - No, you're in the majority. Check the detailed report. Most of us don't drink gin.  mcscajun   Jun-23-07 09:34 AM   #216 
  - Who drinks more than 20 bottles of wine/month  supernova   Jun-21-07 02:40 PM   #88 
  - Bad shoppers?  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:44 PM   #94 
  - Either that  supernova   Jun-21-07 02:56 PM   #106 
     - Maybe we're not lushes...  janx   Jun-21-07 02:59 PM   #107 
     - Lol! Remember, "lush" means rich, thick and full.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 03:01 PM   #110 
        - If we keep that vein up  supernova   Jun-21-07 03:03 PM   #112 
           - You just want to get me in trouble!  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 03:06 PM   #113 
              - DU Trouble: vintage 2007  supernova   Jun-21-07 03:43 PM   #128 
  - They're scared to admit who they are  Lone_Star_Dem   Jun-21-07 02:49 PM   #103 
  - Hell, I would!  supernova   Jun-21-07 02:55 PM   #105 
     - I love good wine  Lone_Star_Dem   Jun-21-07 03:09 PM   #114 
        - Me too!  supernova   Jun-21-07 03:11 PM   #116 
  - Hmmm. We buy 20 bottles a month, but not at $35 a pop.  mondo joe   Jun-22-07 08:19 AM   #197 
  - Wow - people make good money here  Annces   Jun-21-07 02:43 PM   #92 
  - The 7% that didn't vote in 2006 are in deep trouble  Lone_Star_Dem   Jun-21-07 02:43 PM   #93 
  - Dang it, I forgot to do the survey. I would have really skewed the results.  Hissyspit   Jun-21-07 02:45 PM   #96 
  - Darn you, Hissyspit!  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:46 PM   #100 
  - Only 26% percent watch the Simpsons  proud patriot   Jun-21-07 02:45 PM   #97 
  - I used to watch The Simpsons. So I 'm just keeping you company  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 02:51 PM   #104 
  - I watch the simpsons.  Massacure   Jun-21-07 05:27 PM   #148 
  - Oh, cool. If you click on the pie charts, you can rotate them. n/t  Hissyspit   Jun-21-07 02:48 PM   #102 
  - wow, quite a few do not drink alcohol  LSK   Jun-21-07 03:14 PM   #118 
  - If you can live through 8 years of * and not drink.....  sellitman   Jun-21-07 07:05 PM   #163 
  - Microbrew drinking, Toyota driving, non-flossers check in here.  CabalPowered   Jun-21-07 03:17 PM   #119 
  - NEW DU GROUP proposal: Misfits  fishnfla   Jun-21-07 03:20 PM   #120 
  - 30% shopped at Walmart in the last month?!  Radical Activist   Jun-21-07 03:20 PM   #121 
  - Some people don't have any choice.  TwilightZone   Jun-21-07 04:34 PM   #143 
     - I realize that  Radical Activist   Jun-22-07 10:37 AM   #202 
  - I'm surprised at the age demographic  Siyahamba   Jun-21-07 03:22 PM   #122 
  - I was, too, initially.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 03:25 PM   #124 
  - I missed this Skinner  Crewleader   Jun-21-07 03:32 PM   #126 
  - So, in other words, we're technology-loving smarty-pants  BlueIris   Jun-21-07 03:34 PM   #127 
  - You forgot gin blossoms.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 03:49 PM   #130 
     - I read the survey that most DU'ers don't DRINK GIN or anything else...  KoKo01   Jun-21-07 06:01 PM   #152 
        - Wait till we get to the blood test.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 07:59 PM   #168 
  - I would love to see how we compare to other blogs - especially the freepers education pie chart  Minimus   Jun-21-07 03:45 PM   #129 
  - I fit into 11 out of 14 categories!  Generic Brad   Jun-21-07 03:54 PM   #132 
  - Hey! That's fun!. . . BOY are we an edumacated group!  annabanana   Jun-21-07 04:01 PM   #133 
  - Wow. We're really middle-aged, white, suburban, middle-class and secular.  smoogatz   Jun-21-07 04:07 PM   #134 
  - But precious few Volvos to be seen... nt  blondeatlast   Jun-21-07 07:14 PM   #164 
  - Gin is nasty!  Blue State Native   Jun-21-07 04:08 PM   #135 
  - And from the details, most of us think so.  mcscajun   Jun-23-07 09:36 AM   #217 
  - Please say it ain't so, we drive Fords?  dogday   Jun-21-07 04:30 PM   #141 
  - The distributions ...  frazzled   Jun-21-07 04:42 PM   #144 
  - Eew! 36% don't floss!  Deep13   Jun-21-07 04:54 PM   #146 
  - Dental Floss Companies would get GOOD PLAY for ads here on DU...if one is looking for $$$$'[s  KoKo01   Jun-21-07 06:29 PM   #158 
  - That site has locked up my system 3 times now, rebooting every time.  TahitiNut   Jun-21-07 05:52 PM   #150 
  - DU isn't going to get any Liquor or Beer Ads...from this survey...anyway ...but try to get those  KoKo01   Jun-21-07 06:00 PM   #151 
  - The Questions about Alcohol Use and Religion from Marketing Survey Standards  KoKo01   Jun-21-07 06:20 PM   #154 
  - You mean we aren't all latte-swilling, Volvo-driving, elites?  Lex   Jun-21-07 06:22 PM   #155 
  - Why do I suspect that the distillery industry may have had a hand  smoogatz   Jun-21-07 06:30 PM   #159 
  - I feel so dirty now.  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 10:46 PM   #172 
  - 25.1% Sam Adams  FLDem5   Jun-21-07 06:35 PM   #161 
  - 27% Love Guinness?  sellitman   Jun-21-07 07:01 PM   #162 
  - DOGS WIN!! DOGS WIN!! DOGS WIN!!  burythehatchet   Jun-21-07 07:35 PM   #166 
  - Presumably the 7% who didn't vote in our elections--  eridani   Jun-21-07 10:31 PM   #169 
  - There seem to be a lot of expat DUers and also DUers  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 10:38 PM   #170 
  - or they have not turned 18 yet  JI7   Jun-21-07 10:50 PM   #173 
  - Is there really a whiskey called Michael Collins?  mod mom   Jun-21-07 11:03 PM   #175 
  - I'll go floss now  Swamp Rat   Jun-21-07 11:32 PM   #177 
  - . . .  sfexpat2000   Jun-21-07 11:44 PM   #179 
  - What % didn't participate in the survey?  DemBones DemBones   Jun-22-07 12:25 AM   #182 
  - What survey? n/t  dancingAlone   Jun-22-07 04:24 AM   #190 
  - Well, I didn't know about the survey,  dancingAlone   Jun-22-07 04:37 AM   #191 
  - FORD!?!?!?! FORD SUCKS big sweaty donkey balls.  xultar   Jun-22-07 06:53 AM   #193 
  - That surprised the hell out of me.  Pacifist Patriot   Jun-22-07 07:24 AM   #194 
  - I know.....what's up with that???  a kennedy   Jun-22-07 08:21 AM   #199 
  - That's it!!!!! I'm LEAVING DU!!!111!!!!  buddyhollysghost   Jun-22-07 08:10 AM   #196 
  - While nearly 50 percent of Democratic Primary voters are black, only 2 percent of DUers are black  theboss   Jun-22-07 10:46 AM   #203 
     - I didn't know that, theboss. Could you say more about how  sfexpat2000   Jun-22-07 02:05 PM   #204 
        - The issues on this board are not reflective of the issues of the majority of the party  theboss   Jun-22-07 02:37 PM   #205 
           - Thank you. I understand better now.  sfexpat2000   Jun-22-07 02:49 PM   #206 
              - Obviously, this is not scientific  theboss   Jun-22-07 05:00 PM   #209 
                 - I think this raises the question of who is "the base".  mondo joe   Jun-22-07 05:04 PM   #210 
                 - I find it hard to imagine that white, atheist suburbanites are the base of the Party  theboss   Jun-22-07 05:26 PM   #212 
                    - Oh I'm not suggesting they/we are. I'm posing a question - or starting to.  mondo joe   Jun-22-07 05:38 PM   #215 
                 - I'm in your back pocket, theboss. n/t  sfexpat2000   Jun-22-07 05:06 PM   #211 
                    - I don't know what that means, but I hope it is good.  theboss   Jun-22-07 05:27 PM   #213 
                       - What I meant was, I think you are right and it's not nothing  sfexpat2000   Jun-22-07 05:34 PM   #214 
 

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