Nearly three-quarters (72 percent) of all Americans report they’ll be tuning in to watch Super Bowl XLVIII. Men are more likely to watch than women (79 percent v. 66 percent) to say they’ll watch, while roughly similar numbers of black Americans (76 … [Read more…]
Today’s Buzz covers the March for Life in Washington, new methods of capital punishment in America, and a look at who’ll be tuning in to watch the Super Bowl!
Thousands of people from across the country gathered in Washington today for the annual March for Life, the world’s largest pro-life rally that in 2014 marks 41 years since the U.S. Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision to lift restrictions on abort… [Read more…]
Welcome to the Morning Buzz, PRRI’s morning dose of religion-related news with a shot of data – because what doesn’t liven up a morning round-up like some public opinion numbers? Kosher prison meals? Not just for Jews, officials in Fl… [Read more…]
Coinciding with the Seattle Seahawks’ NFC Championship win on Sunday, a Duracell commercial featuring fullback Derrick Coleman, who is deaf, and his unlikely rise to become a pro-football player has gone viral. Coleman said during an interview with F… [Read more…]
Today’s Buzz covers the ongoing debate over legalizing marijuana, a look at the newest hot spot for illegal crossings into the United States, and global unemployment in 2013.
Today’s Buzz covers the minimum wage, Americans’ satisfaction with the economy, and likelihood of tuning in to watch the Super Bowl!
When it comes to watching sports, football remains the undisputed favorite among Americans. Roughly four times as many Americans report football is their favorite sport to watch (39 percent) as say the same about basketball (10 percent), baseball (9 pe… [Read more…]
PRRI’s latest poll, which examines whether people believe the supernatural is at play in sports, finds that roughly 1-in-5 (21 percent) sports fans say they perform some ritual before or while watching their favorite team. Roughly two-thirds (66 perc… [Read more…]
Today’s Buzz covers pre-game and game-time rituals of sports fans, a renewed debate on the death penalty, and where America’s wealthiest residents live!