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June 30, 2022

Americans Love Fireworks for the Fourth of July

Consumer fireworks sales are skyrocketing, and most Americans enjoy the fun of shooting their own fireworks.

June 22, 2022

Most Americans Don’t Get Eight Hours Sleep Nightly

Despite believing that a good night’s sleep is important, most Americans say they get less than eight hours sleep on most weeknights.

June 22, 2022

COVID-19: Majority Say Danger Is Mostly Past

Most Americans believe the danger of COVID-19 is now mostly over, and oppose making vaccination against the virus mandatory for school children.

June 16, 2022

Fatherhood: Man’s Most Important Job?

Father’s Day is this Sunday, and Americans overwhelmingly believe dads still matter.

June 15, 2022

America’s Pastime? Only 12% Have Attended a Baseball Game This Year

Baseball is known as “America’s Pastime,” but less than half have even watched it on TV this season.

June 2, 2022

Most Americans Exercise Every Week

Americans consider exercise important, and the vast majority exercise at least once a week.

May 30, 2022

Summer’s Here, and It’s Time for Vacation Plans

Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer for most Americans, nearly half of whom expect to take a vacation this summer.

May 27, 2022

Memorial Day: Remembering Fallen Heroes

As the nation prepares to celebrate Memorial Day, more than a third of Americans will remember someone close to them who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

May 25, 2022

Coffee: How Many Cups Is Enough?

Americans love their coffee, and most coffee drinkers consume at least two cups a day.

May 23, 2022

Can the Class of ’22 Get Hired?

With the economy still struggling, most Americans believe this year’s class of college graduates face a tough job market.

May 19, 2022

Do Traditional Values Still Matter in School?

Many schools are embattled by controversies around race, gender and sexuality, while most Americans think teaching traditional values is an important task.

May 4, 2022

Support for Official English Increases

Thirty-one states have made English their official language, and more than three-quarters of Americans now believe that should be a nationwide policy.


April 29, 2022

Elon Musk Will Make Twitter Better, Most Believe

Now that Twitter has agreed to billionaire Elon Musk’s buyout offer, most Americans think the social media platform will be better.

April 26, 2022

More Americans Believe Johnny Depp

Although most Americans aren’t paying much attention to the defamation trial between actor Johnny Depp and his ex-wife Amber Heard, those who do think Depp is the one telling the truth.

April 22, 2022

Good Riddance, Mask Mandate!

Most Americans approve of a judge’s decision striking down mandatory masks on trains and airlines, and believe the danger from the COVID-19 pandemic is mostly over.

April 19, 2022

Elon Musk’s Twitter Bid Divides Americans

The $43 billion offer by Elon Musk to buy the Twitter social media platform has Americans divided – and Democrats are most opposed to Musk’s bid for Twitter.

April 14, 2022

More Americans Will Attend Church This Easter

As life returns to normal following the COVID-19 pandemic, slightly more Americans expect they’ll celebrate Easter Sunday in church.

April 12, 2022

Working From Home? You’re Not Alone

Half of Americans with full-time jobs say they worked from home at least part of the time during the COVID-19 pandemic, and more than a third expect they’ll do more work from home in the future.

April 5, 2022

Americans Divided Over Disney’s LGBTQ Push

An executive at Disney proudly boasted of the inclusion of gay and transgender characters in children’s programs, but Americans are not so enthusiastic about the entertainment giant’s agenda.

April 1, 2022

Most Disagree With Will Smith’s Oscar Slap

When Oscar-winning actor Will Smith slapped host Chris Rock at the 94th Academy Awards ceremony Sunday, more than a third of Americans thought Smith did the right thing.