Mini Poll: Any Regrets?


If you could do it all over again, would you marry the same person?


Yes:
 57%
No:
 22%
I have never been married:
 13%
I live in Missouri and can't legally marry:
 9%

 


If you could do it all over again, would you still get divorced?


Yes:
 26%
Yes, all of those times:
 6%
No:
 4%
I have never been divorced:
 63%

 


If you could do it all over again, would you make the same decision about having (or not having) kids?


Yes:
 69%
No:
 14%
I haven't made that decision:
 12%
There's a choice?:
 6%

 


If you were financially free to do so next month, would you move more than 500 miles from where you currently live?


Yes:
 35%
No:
 65%

 


If you fell into a hot tub time machine, would you choose a different major in college this time?


Yes:
 46%
No:
 49%
I haven't chosen a college major:
 6%

 


If you were eligible to do so, would you enlist in the military?


I was and I did:
 15%
I was, and I now wish I had:
 11%
I was, and I am still glad I didn't:
 44%
I wasn't eligible, but wish I had been:
 9%
I wasn't eligible, and I am glad:
 21%

 


Thinking back to the turning point in your career (you know what it was!), did you make the right decision?


Yes:
 72%
No:
 28%

 


Do you wish you had a cat instead of a dog?


I do have a cat:
 18%
I do have a cat and a dog:
 13%
I am happy with the dog:
 34%
I am happy without either:
 22%
I have neither and I want a cat:
 3%
I have neither and I want a dog:
 10%

 


Thinking back to the last movie you saw, do you regret watching it?


Yes, I want my two hours back:
 14%
No, I am glad I saw it:
 86%

 


Do you want this Easter to be like last Easter?


Yes:
 64%
No:
 36%

 


Do you regret what you put on to wear this morning?


Yes:
 7%
No:
 89%
I haven't gotten dressed yet today:
 4%

 


Do you now regret your vote in the 2008 Presidential election (Obama/McCain)?


Yes:
 6%
Not really:
 93%
I didn't vote:
 2%

 


Do you now regret your vote in the 2008 gubernatorial election in Missouri (Nixon/Hulshof)?


Yes:
 10%
Not really:
 82%
I didn't vote:
 8%

 


Do you now regret your vote in the 2006 US Senate election in Missouri (McCaskill/Talent)?


Yes:
 4%
Not really:
 88%
I didn't vote:
 8%

 


Do you now regret your vote in the 2008 Prop M (Metro) election in St. Louis County?


Yes:
 4%
Not really:
 55%
I didn't vote:
 42%

 


POLITICAL BONUS QUESTION:
If you were a St. Louis voter in August of 1876 -- but knew the subsequent history of St. Louis -- how would you have voted in the election that separated the City of St. Louis from St. Louis County?


I would have voted YES:
 14%
I would have voted NO:
 85%
I would not have voted:
 2%

 


BASEBALL BONUS QUESTION:
If you were the General Manager of the St. Louis Cardinals in 1997 -- but knew then how things would turn out later – would you still send Matthews, Stein, and E. Ludwick to Oakland for Mark McGwire?


Yes:
 68%
No:
 32%

 


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