Mini Poll: Six is a ?? number.

Best local pro sports coach?


The Cardinals’ Mike Matheny:
 41%
The Rams’ Jeff Fisher:
 4%
The Blues’ Ken Hitchcock:
 36%
Beats me. I hate sports:
 19%

City Resident:

The Cardinals’ Mike Matheny:
 44%
The Rams’ Jeff Fisher:
 3%
The Blues’ Ken Hitchcock:
 32%
Beats me. I hate sports:
 21%

Not City Resident:

The Cardinals’ Mike Matheny:
 38%
The Rams’ Jeff Fisher:
 4%
The Blues’ Ken Hitchcock:
 41%
Beats me. I hate sports:
 17%

 


Guns or Hoses?


Guns:
 48%
Hoses:
 52%

 


Most effective local member of Congress?


US Rep. Todd Akin:
 6%
US Sen. Roy Blunt:
 8%
US Rep. Russ Carnahan:
 11%
US Rep. William Lacy Clay:
 5%
US Sen. Claire McCaskill:
 40%
They are all the same:
 30%

 


28?


Too many:
 68%
Too few:
 7%
Just right:
 24%

City Resident:

Too many:
 70%
Too few:
 7%
Just right:
 22%

Not City Resident:

Too many:
 65%
Too few:
 7%
Just right:
 26%

 


6?


A serious number:
 75%
A seriouser number:
 25%

 


Most useful New Media tool Mayor Slay uses?


Blog:
 20%
Twitter:
 28%
Facebook:
 17%
Sorry. I am still Old Media-centric:
 35%

 


Top item on my own “self-improvement” list?


Attend the Symphony:
 10%
Sign up for the gym:
 15%
Get a library card:
 2%
Write letters:
 15%
Shop at a weekly farmers market:
 22%
Visit the Art Museum:
 10%
Use public transportation:
 6%
Get backyard chickens:
 8%
Ride a bicycle to work:
 12%

City Resident:

Attend the Symphony:
 8%
Sign up for the gym:
 15%
Get a library card:
 2%
Write letters:
 15%
Shop at a weekly farmers market:
 24%
Visit the Art Museum:
 9%
Use public transportation:
 6%
Get backyard chickens:
 10%
Ride a bicycle to work:
 12%

Not City Resident:

Attend the Symphony:
 14%
Sign up for the gym:
 16%
Get a library card:
 2%
Write letters:
 15%
Shop at a weekly farmers market:
 20%
Visit the Art Museum:
 11%
Use public transportation:
 5%
Get backyard chickens:
 5%
Ride a bicycle to work:
 10%

 


Most representative local food?


Mostaccioli:
 3%
Concrete:
 9%
St. Paul Sandwich:
 1%
Pork Steak:
 16%
Toasted ravioli:
 36%
Prosperity sandwich:
 1%
Thin crust pizza:
 14%
Lobster albanello:
 0%
Slinger:
 3%
Provel:
 4%
Gooey butter cake:
 12%

 


Mom’s or LeGrand’s


Mom’s:
 64%
LeGrand’s:
 36%

 


Favorite radio band?


AM:
 21%
FM:
 66%
Weather:
 4%
Police:
 10%

 


Item I would most like to see added to Mayor Slay's wardrobe?


A pair of skinny jeans:
 10%
A hat:
 13%
A tattoo:
 10%
A bow tie:
 21%
An earring:
 9%
An "I ♥ St. Louis" T-shirt:
 36%

City Resident:

A pair of skinny jeans:
 10%
A hat:
 14%
A tattoo:
 11%
A bow tie:
 19%
An earring:
 8%
An "I ♥ St. Louis" T-shirt:
 37%

Not City Resident:

A pair of skinny jeans:
 11%
A hat:
 10%
A tattoo:
 8%
A bow tie:
 24%
An earring:
 10%
An "I ♥ St. Louis" T-shirt:
 34%

 


Favorite local weekly newspaper?


The Argus:
 3%
The Evening Whirl:
 15%
The Riverfront Times:
 41%
The Sentinel:
 1%
St. Louis Business Journal:
 25%
St. Louis American:
 8%
St. Louis Review:
 6%

City Resident:

The Argus:
 2%
The Evening Whirl:
 15%
The Riverfront Times:
 44%
The Sentinel:
 1%
St. Louis Business Journal:
 22%
St. Louis American:
 8%
St. Louis Review:
 8%

Not City Resident:

The Argus:
 5%
The Evening Whirl:
 15%
The Riverfront Times:
 35%
The Sentinel:
 1%
St. Louis Business Journal:
 30%
St. Louis American:
 6%
St. Louis Review:
 5%

 


Best Forest Park amenity?


Boathouse:
 7%
Jewel Box:
 2%
The Muny:
 9%
The Zoo:
 50%
Dwight Davis Tennis:
 0%
The Highlands Golf Center:
 1%
Norman Probstein Golf Course:
 2%
Art Museum:
 15%
Shuttlebug:
 1%
Cabanne House:
 0%
Steinberg Skating Rink:
 3%
Post-Dispatch Lake:
 2%
World's Fair Pavilion:
 2%
Gary Bess:
 2%

 


Best local entertainment district?


The Loop:
 23%
The CWE:
 18%
Washington Avenue:
 10%
Cherokee Street:
 3%
South Grand:
 9%
The Landing:
 4%
Soulard:
 20%
The Grove:
 15%

City Resident:

The Loop:
 17%
The CWE:
 18%
Washington Avenue:
 8%
Cherokee Street:
 4%
South Grand:
 12%
The Landing:
 6%
Soulard:
 18%
The Grove:
 17%

Not City Resident:

The Loop:
 31%
The CWE:
 17%
Washington Avenue:
 11%
Cherokee Street:
 2%
South Grand:
 3%
The Landing:
 1%
Soulard:
 21%
The Grove:
 10%

 


I live in:


The City:
 60%
St. Louis County:
 31%
Somewhere else:
 9%

 


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