Mini Poll: A Colonel in the National Avant-garde


Tell MayorSlay.com if you think each of the following has -- in general -- been a change for the better, a change for the worse, or hasn't made much of a difference:


Change For the Better Change For the Worse Not Much Difference
Cell phones 79% 14% 7%
Recycling 85% 2% 13%
MetroLink cuts in service 32% 34% 34%
Blogs 32% 34% 34%
A new St. Louis police chief 48% 7% 44%
Election of an openly-gay St. Louis alderman 56% 7% 36%
Increasing racial and ethnic diversity 69% 8% 23%
Red-light cameras 34% 48% 18%
New coach for the St. Louis Blues 20% 6% 74%
Internet-based news sites 64% 15% 22%
Change For the Better Change For the Worse Not Much Difference
Same-sex marriage ban in Missouri 17% 64% 20%
New Cardinals ballpark 43% 23% 34%
Doggy dining ordinance in St. Louis City 40% 17% 43%
Email 88% 4% 8%
Charter schools 59% 11% 29%
Merger of Anheuser Busch and InBev 4% 80% 16%
Tax credits to help underwrite the cost of rehabbing historic buildings 80% 9% 12%
Election of President Barack Obama 66% 19% 15%
Kindle 32% 14% 54%
More people getting tattoos 7% 54% 40%
Change For the Better Change For the Worse Not Much Difference
Social networking sites, such as Twitter and Facebook 37% 35% 28%
On-line shopping 77% 9% 14%
Removing the loss limit on Missouri casinos 30% 43% 26%
Election of Governor Jay Nixon 46% 15% 39%
Smoking bans passed in the region 73% 17% 11%

Note: Due to rounding, results for some questions may not total 100%.