October 23, 2017

Category: Polls/Quizzes

Mike Pence: Publicity Stunt or Patriotism?

  • by Shrink Tank
  • October 9, 2017
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Mike Pence Leaves NFL Game After National Anthem NFL Protests This Sunday, Vice President Mike Pence was reported leaving the Colts/49ers game after the teams refused to stand for the National Anthem. President Donald Trump took to Twitter to highlight the event. The trip by @VP Pence was long planned. He is receiving great praise […]

How does Stephen King’s ‘IT’ Make You Feel? (POLL)

  • by Shrink Tank
  • September 8, 2017
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With this weekend marks the release of the new movie adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘IT,’ the web is buzzing with mixed reactions. From those who love the movie to those who are not impressed, everyone has an opinion. In anticipation of the weekend release of ‘IT’, we recently published an article on the psychology of […]

WHO SAID IT: Donald Trump or Cersei Lannister?! (QUIZ)

  • by Shrink Tank
  • August 14, 2017
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DONALD TRUMP OR CERSEI LANNISTER: Who said it?! Season seven of Game of Thrones has brought us some awesome quotes from all characters, particularly Cersei Lannister. President Donald Trump has also been recorded saying some particularly memorable things. Whether you love them, hate them or are purely entertained by them, we thought we’d compile some of […]

Which Beatles Album Is Your Favorite? (POLL)

  • by Dr. Craig Pohlman
  • June 29, 2017
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Battle of the Best Beatles Album Fifty years ago this month, June 1967, the Beatles released Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.  This Beatles Album was a seminal piece of art for the 60’s, ushered in the Summer of Love, and influenced countless musicians in the decades since.  Many fans and critics still consider it […]

Which Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Song is your favorite? (POLL)

  • by Dr. Craig Pohlman
  • June 2, 2017
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Fifty years ago today in the U.S., on June 2, 1967, the Beatles released Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.  It remains a shining achievement and many fans and critics still consider it the best album in history. The Fab Four continued the experimentation they had started with Rubber Soul and Revolver, including the adoption […]

Should Athletes and Teams Refuse To Visit the White House? (POLL)

  • by Dr. Frank Gaskill
  • April 6, 2017
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Traditionally, if you win a championship, you get a trip to the White House. Even if you held an opposing political view, you accepted the invitation. Liberal Democrats visited President Bush, and conservative Republicans visited President Obama. But with the current adminitration, the idea of visiting President Trump is giving people pause. We continue to […]

March Madness: 2017 Cinderella Team(s) (POLL)

  • by Tarik Sloussi, M.A.
  • March 13, 2017
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March Madness is upon us, which means another opportunity for a Cinderella story. As I’ve shared in my March Madness: Why We Root For The Underdog article, we have a tendency to root for teams that are at a disadvantage. In most cases, rooting for the underdog is unrewarding, however the NCAA Division I Men’s […]

What is the Best Performance of the Past Decade? (POLL)

  • by Dr. Dave Verhaagen
  • February 24, 2017
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Over the past decade, we have seen some of the best acting in the history of film from both men and women, young and old. Sometimes the best performances won the Oscar, but sometimes not. Here are 15 proposals for the best acting performances of the previous ten years. Vote for the one you think […]

Who Said It: Donald Trump or Michael Scott (QUIZ)

  • by Dillon Espinosa
  • February 17, 2017
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It’s no secret that Donald Trump has said some pretty crazy things, but so has Michael Scott. Take this quiz to see if you can differentiate between the two!

The Walking Dead Mid-Season Premiere (POLL)

  • by Dr. Craig Pohlman
  • February 13, 2017
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Season 7 of The Walking Dead has resumed and, unlike previous seasons, a lot of viewers just don’t care that much.  After a compelling back half of Season 6, the dramatic introduction of Negan in the Season 6 finale, and an emotionally wrenching Season 7 premiere, this show has been in a major slump.  The […]

Who Will Win Album of the Year? (POLL)

  • by Dr. Dave Verhaagen
  • February 11, 2017
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The Grammy for Album of the Year has gone to some classic albums, including Rumours by Fleetwood Mac, Paul Simon’s Graceland, Michael Jackson’s Thriller, and The Joshua Tree by U2. There have been years when they have gotten it wrong (I doubt few people think Steely Dan’s Two Against Nature was a better album than […]

What is the Best “Best Picture” of the Past Decade? (POLL)

  • by Dr. Dave Verhaagen
  • January 30, 2017
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We all know the best movie of each year doesn’t necessarily win Best Picture at the Oscars. Sometimes they get it right and sometimes they don’t. For example, not many film critics or historians think Shakespeare in Love was a better movie than the classic Saving Private Ryan. If we look at the films that […]

The Bachelor, Episode 3: What Was Corinne’s Biggest Meltdown? (POLL)

  • by Shrink Tank
  • January 17, 2017
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The Bachelor episode 3 turned into the Corinne Train Wreck Show. It is doubtful that she will make it much longer this season, so let’s enjoy her crazy while we have it.

Who Will Win the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship? (POLL)

  • by Shrink Tank
  • January 9, 2017
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Alabama and Clemson will face-off tonight at 8pm for the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship. Who do YOU think will win? Vote now! For more info on the game, click here.

Which Celebrity Death Hit You the Hardest This Year? (POLL)

  • by Dr. Dave Verhaagen
  • December 29, 2016
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On social media and in the press, many people report feeling “heartbroken” and “devastated” over the loss of a certain celebrity. How is it that we can feel strong emotions about someone we’ve never even met? Honestly, it’s not that tough to explain. The human brain is wired to find patterns. We seek familiarity. It’s […]

POLL: Political Posts On Social Media

  • by Shrink Tank
  • July 27, 2016
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Let’s face it. With the election just around the corner, political posts on social media are starting to get longer and more exasperating than ever. Hillary this. Donald Trump that. It’s becoming more and more clear who your friends on social media are siding with…but that also begs the question: do any of these political […]

Will Curry and The Warriors Win The 2016 NBA Title? (Poll)

  • by Tarik Sloussi, M.A.
  • April 13, 2016
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Steph Curry and The Golden State Warriors are one game away from making history. The Warriors are currently tied with Michael Jordan’s 1995-96 Chicago Bulls for the best regular season record in NBA history (72). With a win in their final game of the regular season against the Memphis Grizzlies, the Warriors will have sole […]

Predict Who Dies on the Walking Dead Finale (Poll)

  • by Dr. Dave Verhaagen
  • March 30, 2016
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We know we’ll get to see Big Bad Negan on the season finale of The Walking Dead and it seems likely that somebody’s gonna die. The cast members have talked about how gut-wrenching it was to read the script, so some bad stuff is going down. Who’s your prediction for who’s head is going to […]

What New TV Show Reboot Makes You Happiest? (Poll)

  • by Dr. Dave Verhaagen
  • February 22, 2016
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The reboot of Full House called Fuller House is ready to drop on Netflix with most of the original cast, sans Olsen Twins. This isn’t the only old TV show that is new again. There are several other reboots in the works, either proving we have a deep love for nostalgia or Hollywood has truly run […]

Who is this Year’s Champion of Mental Health? Reid Ewing, Jack Harries, or John Oliver (Poll)

  • by Dr. Dave Verhaagen
  • December 14, 2015
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Update: Reid Ewing was awarded the 2015 Champion of Mental Health! Check out an interview with him here. Beginning this year, Shrink Tank is proud to give an annual award to one celebrity who has made a difference in the field of mental health. Some celebrities have done a lot of good by talking about […]