Mini Poll Results

Moral Values

How do you rate the overall state of moral values in this country today?
  • 0%
    Excellent
  • 21%
    Good
  • 50%
    Only fair
  • 29%
    Poor
Do you think the overall state of moral values in this country is getting better or getting worse?
  • 17%
    Getting better
  • 83%
    Getting worse
Compared to the rest of the country, how do you rate the overall state of moral values in the St. Louis region today?
  • 10%
    St. Louis is on a higher moral plane than most other places
  • 73%
    St. Louis is on about the same moral plane as most other places
  • 17%
    St. Louis is on a lower moral plane than most other places
Of the following list, select all the ones you believe are generally morally acceptable:
  • 48%
    Death penalty
  • 59%
    Life in prison without possibility of parole
  • 32%
    Cloning animals
  • 44%
    Cloning human organs
  • 58%
    Skipping church
  • 75%
    Daydreaming through the church service
  • 52%
    Smoking tobacco
  • 59%
    Smoking marijuana
  • 51%
    Buying and wearing clothing made of animal fur
  • 41%
    Buying and wearing clothing made by workers in low-wage countries
  • 26%
    Paying less in income taxes than you owe
  • 25%
    Paying less in property taxes than you owe
  • 31%
    Cheering for the Chicago Cubs
  • 24%
    Cheering for the Los Angeles Rams
  • 6%
    Speeding in a school zone
  • 49%
    Speeding on a highway
  • 12%
    Cheating with your neighbor’s Wi-Fi
  • 25%
    Cheating with your neighbor’s wife
  • 28%
    Not voting
  • 10%
    Voting twice
  • 13%
    Pretending to be a much younger person in an Internet chat room
  • 19%
    Pretending to be a much slimmer person in an Internet chat room