Survey Says Brain Buster


“Survey Says Brain Buster” for Thursday, 3/16

Q: When you buy this you pay 900% markup. What?

A:  Movie Theater Popcorn


“Survey Says Brain Buster” for Wednesday, 3/15

Q: 20% of women say this inspires them to lose weight,

A: School Reunion


“Survey Says Brain Buster” for Tuesday, 3/14

Q: 41 is the average age when people start doing this in order to get healthy  What is it?

A: Take vitamins


“Survey Says Brain Buster” for Monday, 3/13

Q: 1 in 3 American adults have one of these in their bedroom What is it?

A: Stuffed animal


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Wednesday, 2/15

Q:      According to a new survey by a popular men’s magazine, 48% of men don’t know how to do THIS, by the time they need to look for a “real” job.  what is it?

A:      Tie a knot in a tie!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Friday, 2/13

Q: 80% of millennials have never eaten this.  What is it?

A: A Big Mac


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Thursday, 2/9

Q: A new survey of married couples found that 80% of us deal with THIS issue during our commute to work each day.  What is it?

A: Spilling coffee (or some other beverage) on ourselves!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Tuesday, 2/7

Q: A new survey of married couples found THIS HABIT, to be the one that most annoyed each other. What is it?

A: Snoring!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Monday, 2/6
Q: According to a new survey, by a leading dating website, over 82% of women, and 74% of men, said if their potential partner didn’t like THIS aspect of their life, it would be a deal breaker. What is it?

A: If they did not like their pets.


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Friday 2/3:

Q: According to a new survey, when people “give up” on a diet, THIS is the food they are most likely to binge on:

A: Pizza!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Thursday 2/2:

Q: According to a new survey, 25% (or more) of this product is thrown out, even though we use it everyday.  What is it?

A: Bread!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Wednesday 2/1:

Q: 31% of men admit to borrowing THIS item from their wife or girlfriend.  What is it?

A: Their shaving razor!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Tuesday, 1/31:

Q: 63% of people who like to vacation in the winter, said THIS would absolutely ruin their vacation. What is it?

A: Having their boss call!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Monday, 1/30:

Q: According to a new survey, 68% of moms admit to getting really “stressed out,” when they do this.  What is it?

A:  Watching their kids play sports.


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Wednesday, 1/25

Q: 62% of people claim they know how to do this even though they have never actully done it by themselves.  What is it?

A:  Change a flat tire


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Tuesday, 1/24

Q: According to a new survey, 7% of women admit to doing THIS frequently, while driving.  What is it?

A:  Paint their nails!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Monday, 1/23

Q: According to a new survey, on average, women who do THIS, gain an average of 11 pounds more than women who don’t.  What is it?

A:  Watch cooking shows


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Friday, 1/20

Q: According to a new survey of 25,000 women, 76% of them said THIS Item was the one item they had far too many of, in their home.. What is it?

A: Coat hangers


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Thursday, 1/19:

Q: According to a new survey of 2,000 people. Respondents said women should stop wearing __________ at age 51. What is it?”

A: High Heels


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for Wednesday, 1/18:

Q: “Around 25% of men have ‘stolen’ this from their partner. What is it?”

A: Their Chapstick!


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/17:

Q: 21% of women say receiving a compliment about this is the ultimate flattery. What is it?

A: Their handbag


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/16:

Q: According to a new survey, 66% of men keep this memento from childhood.  What is it?

A:  Their baseball glove!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/13:

Q: According to a new survey, 4% of men ask their partner to do this for them once a month.  What is it?

A: Shave their back…Yuck!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/12:

Q: According to a new survey, 50% of professional women and men admit they judge others, based on THIS item.  What is it?

A: Their cell phone.


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/11:

Q: According to a new survey, a puppy is the most “non-traditional” gift for Christmas. What’s the second most popular gift?

A: A trip to Disneyworld!


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/10:

Q: According to a new survey, women are 50% more likely to do THIS, than men, while commuting to work.  What is it?

A: Drive their car on “empty.”


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/09:

Q: According to Wells Fargo, 10 years ago, everyone did this. Now 20% of us do this once or twice a year, and 38% don’t do it at all. What do you think it is?

A: Write paper checks!


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/06:

Q: According to a new survey by, 18% of  “PROFESSIONAL” women & men admit to having a favorite one of these.  What is it?

A:  A pen!


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/05:

Q: According to a new survey by Cosmopolitan magazine, the average American home has two of these, which actually ran on gasoline, when they came out.  What are they?

A: Vacuum cleaners!


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 01/04:

Q: According to a new survey by Popular Mechanics, the average home has two of these.  What is it?

A: Barbecue Grills!


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/29:

Q: According to a new survey by People Magazine, 68% of 5000 men said THIS was a “Deal Breaker” when looking at someone as a prospective partner

A: If she rooted for a different sports team.


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/27:

Q: According to a new survey by Maxim Magazine, 17% of women say that they have to deal with THIS, each week. What is it?

A: Getting asked out by a co-worker


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/23:

Q: According to “Maxim” Magazine, 4% of people who have tattoos, have THIS inked on their body!

A) Their companion animal’s name!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/22:

Q: According to “Vogue” Magazine, 28% of women admit to bursting into tears upon having THIS happen for the first time.  What is it?

A) Seeing their first wrinkle!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/21:

Q: According to the job seeking website,, during the holidays, office temperature is the #1 complaint between co-workers.   What is #2?

A) Foods that smell being left in the kitchen!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/19:

Q:      According to a new survey, the average woman changes THIS every 12 years.  What is it?

A:      Her hair stylist!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/14:

Q:      According to a new survey, 70% of people admit to forgetting to do THIS five (or more) times a month.  What is it?

A:      Forget to put on deodorant!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/13:

Q:      According to a new survey, 58% of people admit to having THIS negative experience with their car.  What is it?

A:      They lost it in the parking lot!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/12:

Q:      According to a new survey, 40% of parents admit to doing THIS during their kids bedtime ritual.   What is it?

A:      Skipping pages while reading their kids a bedtime story!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/09:

Q:      One third of us have had someone at work steal this.   What is it?

A:      “An Idea”


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/08:

Q:      25 years ago this was not a popular clothing item for women, but now it is.   What is it?

A:      “Sweatshirt or Hoodie!”


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/06:

Q:      According to a recent survey, 50% of couples SERIOUSLY disagree on this topic.  What is it?

A:      “How to load the dishwasher!”


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 12/02:

Q:      According to a recent survey, THIS is the #1 statement women DO NOT want to hear from their partner.  What is it?

A:      “You Look Tired…”


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 11/30:

Q:      According to a recent survey, 2/3 of Americans admit to eating THIS, even though they know doing so can be dangerous.  What   is it?

A:      Raw Cookie Dough!


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 11/29!

Q:      According to a recent survey of office cleaning professionals, THIS item has more germs than a toilet handle.  What is it?

A:      The coffee machine


Bruce & Hobbes – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 11/28!

Q:      According to a new real estate survey, having one of THESE near your house will double its value. What is it?

A:      A Starbucks!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 11/23:

Q: Over the course of your lifetime, you’ll spend over $7,000 on THIS. What is it?

A: Food from a vending machine!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 11/22.

Q:  Even though it’s considered a “kid’s item,” 2/3 of adults admit to still having, and using, one of these.   What is it?

A:  A Piggy Bank


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 11/21.

Q:  A new survey of women found that 17% of them said they had a significant other that complained they spent too much on this.    What is it?

A:  Getting their hair done!


Bruce & Hobbes’ – “Survey Says Brain Buster” for 11/15.

Q: A new survey of sports fans found that 85% of people tried this sport once, & never wanted anything to do with it again. What is it?

A: Rollerblading!


Monday, October 24th

Q: 81% of people say they think this profession is the most honest?

A: Nurses


Friday, October 20th

Q:  The #1 cause of death in the U.S. is Heart Disease, #2 is Cancer.  What is #3?

A:  Medical Error


Friday, October 14th

Q: 40% of American drivers admit they never do this unless they are forced, what’s the answer?

A: Clean their vehicles


Thursday, October 13th

Q: More than 30% of women say THIS food reminds them of their husbands?

A: Potato


Wednesday, October 12th

Q: When it comes to losing things, men are 3 times more likely to lose this than women, what’s the answer?

A: Their hearing!


Tuesday, October 11th

Q: Just under 12% of people say they like to taste this, even through it is not food. What is it?

A: Envelopes


Monday, October 10th

Q: According to a pet insurance company THIS is the most commonly surgically removed item from dogs?

A; Socks


Friday, October 7th

Q: 6 out of 10 Americans are exhausted by this.

A: Election Coverage


Thursday, October 6th

Q: 56% of college students would turn down a job offer if a company didn’t offer this?

A: Access to social media


Wednesday, October 5th

Q: 17% of people in a recent USA Today survey, voted THIS as the most annoying sound ever?

A: Sniffling


Tuesday, October 4th

Q: 12% of people say the smell of this makes them happy.

A: Clean Sheets


Monday, October 3rd

Q: On average, when we buy this product we end up throwing away 15% of it. What is it?

A: Bread!!


Tuesday. September  27nd

Q:  43% of employees say they get stressed out doing THIS at work!  What is it?

A:  Asking for vacation time!


Friday, September 23rd

Q: 86% of women say this is one of the biggest fashion mistakes men make, what is it?

A: Short pants / high waters


Wednesday, Sept 7th

Q: According to a new study, successful people all have this one habit in common in the morning

A: They exercise


Friday, Sept 2nd

Q: 13% of Americans love to relax with this activity … but now, with technology being what it is … they don’t actually hold one of these in their hands anymore … what is it?
A: Read a book.


Thursday, Sept 1st

Q: 40% of Americans want to know THIS before dating you

A: Your credit score


Tuesday, Aug 30th

Q: Nearly one in five Americans admit that they’re guilty of doing this in this public place

A: talking on the phone in a restaurant


Monday, Aug 29th

Q: Which BRAND do young kids love more than Disney and Oreo?
A: YouTube


Thursday, Aug 25th

Q: Over the course of the average lifetime most of us will spend an equivalent of two weeks doing this !
A: Kissing!


Wednesday, Aug 24th

Q: There are more of these in New York than any other state in the US. For the record, North Dakota has the fewest. What are they?

A: Lawyers


Tuesday, Aug 23rd

Q:  About 5.6 million Americans have one or more of these at home. What?

A:  A pet snake or other reptile.


Monday, Aug 22nd

Q: According to a new USA Today survey, about one in 10 American men say this about their wardrobe. What is it?

A: Have someone else pick out their clothes while shopping


Wednesday Aug 17th

Q: The most popular restaurant for athletes at the Olympic village in Rio is what?

A: McDonalds


Monday Aug 15th

Q: It takes most of us 7 minutes or less to do this

A: fall asleep


Wednesday 8/10

Q: According to a new MiMedia survey, 3 of 4 smartphone users say their device has made them spend more time doing this. what is it?

A: Using the bathroom. 74% say they linger in the loo longer to check their email, Facebook or surf the web


Monday 8/9

Q: What are the 5 colors on the Olympic flag?

A: blue, yellow, black, green and red


Friday 8/5

Q: If you don’t have the time or energy to play Pokemon Go, you now have the option to do THIS

A: Pay others to play it for you while you are busy or working or sleeping to boost your score


Thursday 8/4

Q: The organizers of the Olympic Games stopped doing this in 1912

A: handing out solid gold medals. Today they are gold plated


Friday  7/29

Q: Nearly four in ten people who have one of these very expensive items never put it to use. What is it?

A:  A law degree. Only 61 percent of those who’ve passed the bar actually work as lawyers.


Thursday 7/28

Q: 63% of users in America are female

A: Pokemon players


Tuesday 7/26

Q: Most adults who do THIS, started at age 14.. What is it?
A: Drinking Coffee!


Monday 7/25

Q: According to a new survey, more guys are doing this than at any point in the past 30 years.

A: Cooking  !


Friday, 7/15

Q: According to a recent survey, you’ll spend 2 weeks of your life doing this…What is it?
A: Kissing!


Thursday, 7/14

Q: We have an average of 9 of these. 3 of them are useless

A: Keys


Wednesday, 7/13

Q: 14% of Americans believe this is untrue. 12% say they’re on the fence. The number of doubters has more than doubled in the past decade.

A: That we landed a man on the moon


Tuesday, 7/12

Q: The average American family will spend $917 on this in 2016. What is it?
A: Back-to-school shopping. That’s per child.

Monday, 7/11

Q: Q: Believe it or not, eight percent of people say this is the most useful thing about social media. What is it?
A: The advertising.


Friday, 7/8

Q: Kevin Bacon turns 58 today. What was Kevin Bacon’s first film?

A: Animal House (1978)

Thursday, 7/7

Q: According to the US Dept of Agriculture this will cost $245,340 over the course of 18 years

A: raising a child


Wednesday, 7/6

Q: These types of employees are 12% more productive

A: happy


Monday, 6/27

Q: The average person tries this 30 times before being successful.
A: quit smoking


Thursday, 6/23

Q: 55% of us did not use or take advantage of this completely last year
A: Vacation time ! (That’s 658 million wasted vacation days ! )


Wednesday, 6/22

Q: Most of us will buy a lot of these this summer at a buck or two a pop – but the most expensive one ever sold for $145. What is it?
A: A hot dog


Tuesday, 6/21

Q: More and more millennials are using these than ever before. What are they?


Monday, 6/20

Q: Saturday night is the most popular time for people — mostly women — to do this. What is it?
A: Use Pinterest.


Tuesday, 6/14

Q: About 60 percent of us say we do this at least once a year to mark a special occasion, but two percent of us do it every single day. What is it?
A: Fly the American flag at home.


Wednesday, June 8th

Q: According to a new USA Today poll, 9% of us admit to this naughty behavior on the job. What is it?
A: Stealing lunch or a snack from the communal fridge. Another seven percent took the fifth, saying they “don’t recall” whether they have.


Tuesday, June 7th

Q: About 5% of us have slipped into a restaurant or bar for this reason only

A: charge the cell phone


Friday, June 3rd

Q: There are more of these in New Mexico than any other state.

A: UFO sightings

Thursday, June 2nd

Q: According to a survey by insurance company 1st Central, 47 percent of drivers keep this in the car at all times. What is it?
A: A change of clothing.


Friday, May 20th

Q: The average American woman will spend about $30,000 on this, while European women pay nearly 90% less – about $4,000

A: Giving birth


Thursday, May 19th

Q: Women take about 40% longer to do this than men do.

A: Buy something


Friday, May 13th

Q: Kids between the age of 8-12 spent about 6 hours per day doing this last year.

A: on a mobile device


Thursday, May 12th

Q: 400,000 men have had this in the past 5 years and this number is expected to grow. In the next 10 years men are on track to get more of this than women.



Wednesday, May 11

Q: According to a new survey by U.S. News & World Report, millennials say THIS is the greatest country on the planet

A: Canada


Thursday, May 5th
Q:  The average American man will spend $168 on this in 2016, but the average American woman will only shell out $114. What is it?
A:  Mother’s Day gifts

Wednesday, May 4th
Q: 1 in 3 bosses say this is a major negative in a worker. One in 10 think it’s a great thing
A: A messy desk

Tuesday, May 3rd
Q:  According to a recent USA Today survey, 76% of office workers say this is a no-no on the job. What is it?
A:  Checking e-mail or web surfing during a meeting.

Thursday, April 28th
Q: The average driver of this vehicle can make upwards of $2,000 per month.
A: Ice cream truck

Wednesday, April 27th
Q:   According to a survey by Entrepreneur magazine, one in five employers offers this perk to workers. What is it?
A: Free food or beverages.

Tuesday, April 26th
Q: 30 of men in a relationship feel comfortable enough to do this after 3 months.. What is it?
A: Share their toothbrush!

Monday, April 25th
Q: 63% of American men say they’ve done this at least once, but only 44% of American women have. What is it?
A: Had a one-night stand.

Thursday, April 21
Q: According to a new Forbes magazine survey, about one in six retirees do this at least once a week. What is it?
A:  Work. 17 percent of retired folks still do paid work.

Wednesday, April 20th
Q:  These didn’t exist just a few years ago, but high schoolers have recently begun shelling out more than $300 for them. What are they?
A:  Prom-Posals

Monday, April 18th
Q: About one of every 12 taxpayers will do this today. What is it?
A:  Ask for an extension

Friday, April 15th
Q: A new study from Columbia University says if you’re doing this once a day you’re doing it too much. What is it?
A: showering

Friday, April 8th
Q: It’s tracking you, even if you don’t use it
A: Facebook

Tuesday, April 5th

Q: 13% of Americans share this trait – but the percentage is twice as high among Major League Baseball players. What is it?
A: Left-handedness

Wednesday, March 30th
Q: According to a new USA today survey, 1 in 4 pet owners have done this for their pets
A: taken a sick day for them

Tuesday, March 29th
Q: They first opening in Arkansas. Their biggest selling item is bananas (still) and just last year they faced a bit of criticism for playing non-stop Celine Dion.
A: Walmart

Monday, March 28th
Q: This has been popular on social media now for a while as more and more people are coming up with creative ways to “celebrate”. As a matter of fact, it’s all over instagram. What is it ?
A: divorce cakes

Friday, March 25th
Q: People who do NOT do this on social media are 73% more likely to be happy than those who do
A: friend their ex

Wednesday, March 23
Q: A recent survey of more than 9,000 people revealed that 72% say THIS is a major turnoff when meeting or dating someone online
A: poor grammar

Friday, March 18th
Q:   Given the choice, most Americans want a red one. What are they?
A:    Jellybeans. 20 percent of us say cherry jellybeans rule, while another 12 percent take strawberry. Grape rounds out the Top 3.

Thursday, March 17
Q:  Boston tops the rest of the U.S. in this, with Albany, New York checking in at number-two. What is it?
ANSWER: Percent of population that’s Irish. More than one in five Bostonians can claim Irish heritage.

Tuesday, March 15th
Q: More than 40 million Americans are expected to bet more than $9 billion on this this year
A: March Madness

Friday, March 11th
Q: According to a survey by Nationwide Insurance, nine percent of us have done this while behind the wheel. What is it?
A: Watch a movie.

Thursday, March 10th
Tough guy Chuck Norris turns 76 today
Chuck Norris starred in what action movie series?
Chuck Norris created his own branch of martial arts. What was it called?
Chuck Norris lent his voice to what cartoon series?
Missing in Action
Chun Kuk Do
Karate Kommandos

Wednesday, March 9th
Q: Today (3/9/16) is her 57th birthday. Her last name is actually “Roberts”. Her first pet was a horse and in 2009 she got a very controversial tattoo. Who is it?

Tuesday, March 8
Q..This is the number one place we lose our cell phones. Where is it?
A..The grocery store

Monday: March 7
Q.. 25% of us do this when we get a new car?
A.. Name It

​March 4th 2016
Q: In 2015, 15.9 million people decided to do this. That’s 1 in every 16 Americans.
A: Have plastic surgery

March 2nd
Q:  Jon Bon Jovi’s mom was one of the first women to hold which job?
A:  Playboy bunny

Feb 29
Q: About 4.8 million people around the world were born with this in common. What is it?
A:  A leap year birthday of February 29th.

Feb 25
Q: Once a month, 33% of Americans eat this for dinner
A: Cereal

FEB 24 2016
About three percent of Americans have one of these — although more than 20 percent think they do. What are they?
ANSWER: Food allergies.

Feb 19th 2016
Q:  About 56% of us use these almost every day — but 10 years ago, almost no one knew how. What are they?
A: Emojis. Most men tend to use nasty or ironic symbols, while women tend to use cute shorthand.

Feb 17th 2016
Q:  Seven out of 10 new brides do this on their wedding day. What is it?
A:   Change their Facebook status to “married.”

Feb 16 2016
Q: About three in 10 Americans used our smartphones for this last weekend. What is it?
A: Sending Valentine’s

Feb 15th:
Q: It’s one of the scariest words in the English language for many Americans this time of year
A: Audit

Feb 12th 2016
Q: 15% of US women will do this on Sunday
A: Send themselves flowers

Feb 11th 2016
Q: We’ll buy about 180 million of these this year – and 85% of them will be purchased by women.
A: Valentine’s Day Cards

Feb 10th 2016
Q: Men spend about 42 minutes more per week doing this than women.
A: Eating

Feb 9th 2016
Q: Today in National Pizza Day. Super Bowl Sunday is the biggest pizza delivery day of the year in America. What is second?
A: Thanksgiving Eve

Q: The average American will spend 43 days of their life doing this.
A: waiting on hold

Q: This will be part of the Super Bowl agenda for about 1.5 million Americans, whether they know it or not.
A: Calling in sick to work on Monday

Wednesday, 2/3:
Q: According to the Public Religion Research Institute, about 19% of us believe God plays a role in this
A: The outcome of the Super Bowl
of 29:
Q: THIS is all the rage, and farmers are struggling to find enough seeds to keep up.. What is it?
A: Kale

Thursday, 1/28:
q: On this day, February 28th, a radio station became the first station in America to do this. What is it?
Q: play a CD

Wednesday, 1/27
Q: 41% of Americans didn’t do this once last year. 62% don’t plan to this year
Q: take vacation

Tuesday, 1/26
Q: According to a recent survey, 10 % of people say they do this to save money…what is it?
A: Switch Price Tags

Monday, 1/25 (Berlin Mall Opticians)
Q: How can you reduce tearing while peeling onions?
A: Chewing Gum

Tuesday, 1/19
Q: This is the one thing the Fire Department says they won’t rescue
A: your drone

Monday, 1/18
Q: It takes the average American 4 hours and 32 minutes to do this, and we hate every second of it
A: a visit to the ER

Wednesday, 1/13:
Q: Americans spent $70.1 billion on this last year – more than movie and concert tickets, sporting events, video games combined
A: Lottery tickets

Tuesday, 1/12
Q: This has more potassium than a banana, more fiber than the leading cereal, more vitamin C than an orange and more vitamin E and K than an Avocado. What is it?
A: A kiwi

Thursday, 1/7:
Q: Doing this while peeling onions can help prevent you from crying.
A: Chewing gum

Wednesday, 1/6:
Q: The average single woman does this every two-and-a-half weeks, while the typical single man does it once every three-and-a-half months. What is it?
A: Change the bed sheets

Wednesday 12/30:
Q: In America, this is the best week of the year to do this.
A: buy a car

Monday 12/28:
Q: Experts say we should have as many as possible but the average American has only 5. What are they?
A: passwords

Friday 12/18:
Q: 1 in 10 American households will own one by 2020.
A: A housekeeping robot

Friday 12/18:
Q: 1 in 10 American households will own one by 2020.
A: A housekeeping robot

Thursday, 12/17:
Q: According to a new study, the average person looks at this 46 times every day. That number goes up as the age of the person goes down. What is it?
A: cell phone

Tuesday, 12/15
Q: There’s a new look in Hollywood and beyond, that cosmetic surgery experts say may or may not be intentional. What is it?
A: The permanently arched eyebrow

Monday, 12/14
Q: Americans spent about $685 million on these in 2014 — and 80 percent of that cash went to China. What are they?
A: Artificial Christmas trees.

Thursday. 12/10
Q: Of 100,000 people surveyed, half believe THIS will be a thing of the past in 5 years.
A: Smartphones

Wednesday, 12/9
Q: It all started December 9th in 1965 – a Christmas tradition that has never once been missed. And it lasts an hour.
A Charlie Brown Christmas

Tuesday, 12/8
Q: It was invented Dec. 8th 1893 in Chicago by the chef of the Palmer House Hotel at the request of a ladies group that needed something they could eat with their hands without getting them dirty.
A: the brownie (Today is National Brownie Day)

Tuesday, 12/1
Q: Vermont supplies more than 130,000 to people all across the country. What are they?
A: Christmas trees

Monday, 11/30
Q: Women are more likely then men to fail this on the first attempt
A: Drivers exam

Friday, 11/28
Q: Eyeballs are the second most complex organs you possess. What is the most complex organ you possess?
A: Your brain

Thursday, 11/27 Thanksgiving

Wednesday, 11/25
Q: Who was it that thought the turkey would be a better National symbol than the bald eagle?
A: Thomas Jefferson

Tuesday, 11/24
Q: Forget Netflix — the average American will spend 36 hours this year staring at this. What is it?
ANSWER: The inside of the refrigerator.

Tuesday, 11/17
Q: Research finds that people who did this routinely were less likely to die from a range of diseases from diabetes to heart disease
A: drink at least one cup of coffee per day

Monday, 11/16
Q: Times are changing – and so will these very soon, down from the typical 2.5 minutes
A: TV commercials

Friday, 11/13
Q: The average woman will spend more than three years doing this between the ages of 18-30
A: Dieting

Wednesday 11/11
Q: Most American homes have at least one of these, but more than a third of them no longer work. What are they?
A: Smoke detectors

Tuesday 11/10
Q: The approximate life span is 5 months and it lives on your body
A: an eyelash

Monday, 11/9:
Q: men are twice as likely as women to suffer this problem on vacation. What is it?
A: a shortage of underwear

Wednesday, 11/4
Q: A new report finds that teens age 13-18 spend more time per day doing THIS than they do sleeping
A: on social media

Wednesday, 10/28:
Q: Americans are about to spend $6.9 billion on THIS ! What is it? A: Halloween

Friday, 10/23
Q: The National Institute of Health says that THIS is one of the most addictive foods in the supermarket
A: cheese

Wednesday, 10/21
Q: Today is October 21st, 2015 … the date in which Marty McFly time-travels to in Back to the Future 2.  What is the EXACT time he arrives today?
A: 4:29 p.m

Tuesday 10/20
Q: A CDC study says that US employers lost almost 90 billion dollars in 2010 thanks to THIS
A: loss of productivity due to employees being hungover

Monday, 10/19
Q: 31% of workers in America need to do this in order to keep their jobs
A: participate in random drug testing

Thursday, 10/15
Q: THIS is the biggest turnoff for online daters
A: poor grammar

Monday, 10/12
Q: Almost 40% of us rely on this several times a day, and researchers say if we continue on this path it could significantly affect our memories over time
A: Google

Wednesday, 10/7
Q: $4.52 is what the average American is forking over this year for this – up 21% in the last 5 years
A: ATM fees

Tuesday, 10/6
Q: 911 calls have increased by almost 30% over the last few years. The FCC did some research into why and found that THIS accounted for 50% of all incoming calls made from mobile phones
A: pocket dials

Friday, 10/2
Q: There are 1800 store locations across the country and Vermont is the ONLY state in the country without one
A: Target

Thursday, 10/1
Q: This Christmas it’s estimated there will be about a million of these given as gifts across America
A: drones

Wednesday, 9/30
Q:  People who earn more than $100,000 per year are twice as likely to use one of these as people making under $20,000. What are they?
A: Coupons. 22 % in the upper income range use them regularly.

Monday, 9/28
Q: After you eat one, within an hour your body will experience a rise in blood sugar, dehydration and an urge to eat more. What is it?
A: A Big Mac

Wednesday 9/23
Q: The average American goes through about 3640 of these per day. What are they?
ANSWER: Calories.

Monday, Sept 21st 2015
Q: Fewer than one in 10 Americans do this every night. What is it?
A: sleep with their cell phone !

Wednesday, 9/16
Q:  63 percent of Redbook readers say this would help them be more patient with their kids. What is it?
ANSWER: A better night’s sleep. 75 percent say it would help them be nicer people in general.

Tuesday, Sept 15th
Q: Like seat belts and airbags, 10 automakers are saying THIS will soon become a standard feature
A: automatic breaking

Monday, 9/14
Q: 61 percent of people say they do this regularly via smart phone  — but only one in five do it in person. What is it?
A: Say “I love you” to a partner. One in four folks admit they only say it because their significant other will be annoyed if they don’t.

Tuesday, September 8th
Q: Every Time you do this, over half a million other people are doing it at the same time.
A: Hitting the space bar on your keyboard

Thursday, September 3rd
Q: In a police officer survey, they claim this is the #1 excuse for speeding.
A: Having to go to the bathroom

TuesdaY, September 1st
Q: 27% of women wish their man did not own these?
A: Golf Clubs

Monday, August 24th
Q: In a new survey, 17 percent of employees say they have one of these at work. What is it?
ANSWER: A candy jar.

Friday, August 21
The typical American man lays out about $28 per month for this. What is it?
ANSWER: Haircuts. The average guy gets his hair cut 12 times per year.

Thursday, Aug 13th
Q: According to a survey by NetMoms, four percent of mothers — that’s one in 25 — have done this for another woman. What is it?
A: Donate breast milk

Monday, August 3rd
Q..58% of people say this is the most embarrassing thing to happen involving their cars. What is it?
A: Forget where they parked

Thursday, July 30th
Arnold Schwarzenegger celebrates his 68th birthday today.
Q: In his first film, Arnold Schwarzenegger played what mythical icon?
A: Hercules

Wednesday, July 29th
Q: Contrary to popular belief, this goes in the same direction in both the Northern AND Southern Hemisphere
A: the direction of the toilet water swirl

Monday, July 27th
Q: People buy MORE junk food while grocery shopping when they do THIS
A: bring their own shopping bags

Friday, July 24th
Q: About one in four men say they’d be willing to try this recent invention — but only one in 10 women say they’d give it a shot. What is it?
A: driverless car

Thursday, July 23rd
Q: According to a new Fortune magazine survey, 60 percent of Americans with adult children don’t have this bit of info committed to memory. What is it?
A: Their kids’ phone numbers

Wednesday, July 22nd
Q: According to a new YouGov poll, one in 10 Americans who’ve taken this step waited until after their 45th birthday
A: get a tattoo
Tuesday, July 21st

Q: The average American will spend 36 hours staring at this in 2015
A: the inside of the fridge

Friday, July 17th
Q: 10% of guys and 8% of women do this with their social media profile pictures.
A: Pay a professional to take them

Wednesday, July 15th
Q: It’s Cow Appreciation Day! There’s one country star who really appreciates a cow on his plate! So much so, he is starring in his own TV series about steak houses. Can you name him?
A: Kix Brooks

Tuesday, July 14th
Q: 541 people have done this so far — more than half of them American. What is it?
A: Travel to space.

Monday, July 13th
Q: More college students are turning to THIS to raise money for tuition
A: Crowdfunding

Thursday, July 9th
Q: Q: 14% believe THIS can accurately tell the future … mostly women believe this. What is it?
A: horoscopes

Wednesday, July 8th
Q: Women spend about 5 months of their entire lives doing this
A: picking out that perfect outfit to wear

Tuesday, July 7th
Q: More than half of toddlers can use this by the time they are 1. 90% have it mastered by the time they are 2. What is it?
A: The Apple iPad

Monday, July 6th
Q: 35% of 18-24 year olds admit they have altered these
A: Selfies

Friday, July 3rd
Q: We should all be jealous of the folks in Mississippi — since they top a rewarding list in this category. What is it?
ANSWER: Biggest tax refunds in the U.S.

Thursday, July 2nd
Q: Americans will take home 68.3 million of these for the 4th of July. What are they?
A: Cases of beer

Wednesday, July 1st
Q: According to an annual survey… THIS is American’s favorite fast food chain.
A: Chick-fil-A
The chicken chain scored an 86 in the annual customer satisfaction index to top the list. Chipotle Mexican Grill came in second with an 83. McDonald’s came in last place of all fast food restaurants.

Monday, June 29th
Q: 71 percent of people in Vermont have at least one of these — that’s the highest percentage in the nation. What are they?
ANSWER: Pets. Oddly, their neighbors in Massachusetts have the lowest pet ownership rate at just 50 percent.

Friday, June 26th
Q: Americans spent about $662 million on this LAST YEAR this weekend
A: Fireworks.

Wednesday, June 24th
Q: 4 in 10 people don’t know this about their spouse
A: How much money they earn annually

Tuesday, June 23
Q: A new study out says that not only can these be uncomfortable, but they can ALSO be DANGEROUS !
A: skinny jeans

Friday, June 19
Q: Eight percent of Americans say they “never” do this.  What is it?
A: Change the oil in your car !

Thursday, June 19th
Q: Research shows that graduating seniors are losing confidence in this more than ever before
A: the “American Dream”

Monday, June 16th
Q: According to a survey by, women in Nevada have the biggest ones, women in Nebraska the smallest. What are they?
A: Heels. Nevada gals wear an average two-point-seven-inch heel every day, while ladies in the Cornhusker State slip on shoes with one-point-nine-inch heels on average.

Friday, June 12th
Q: Women are most likely to do this on Thursday. What is it?
A: Give birth. Fewer babies are born on Saturday than any other

Monday, June 8th
Q: Most of us have this in common with our best friend, but seven percent of us do not. What is it?
ANSWER: A country of residence.

Thursday, June 4th
Q: 1 in 3 men hide these from their wives
A: speeding tickets

Monday, June 1st
Q: Women between the age of 16 and 55 are getting more of this then men
A: Sleep

Friday, May 29th
Q: It takes the average person nine tries to accomplish this feat.
A: Quit smoking

Thursday, May 28th
Q: According to a new USA Today survey, one in five of us have taken part of this childhood activity as an adult. What is it?
A: Climbing trees

Wednesday, May 27
Q: Sales have increased over the last couple years due to nostalgia and their low price. What is it?
A: Cassettes !

Friday, May 22
Q: Nearly 20 percent of American men have one of these — which is up from 14 percent five years ago. What is it?
A: A beard

Thursday, May 21st
Q: According to a survey… most Americans still don’t use this during the summer
A: Sunscreen

Wednesday, May 20th
Q:Two percent of Americans say they “never” perform this household task. What is it?
A: Cleaning out the fridge. Experts recommend we do it at least once every two weeks, but only one in three people do it that often

Tuesday, May 19th
Q: According to a survey published in Britain’s Daily Mirror, the average woman under 25 has about 150 of these on her right now. What are they?
A: Selfies. That’s the number the typical young woman stores in her phone at any given time

Monday, May 18th
Q: One in 10 American grandparents have at least one of these. What are they?
A: Tattoos

Wednesday, May 13th
Q: One in five men who work from home do this — but twice as many women do the same. What is it?
A: Stay in their pajamas

Tuesday, May 12th
Q: This happens at just over one in five weddings. What is it?
A: The bride and groom write their own vows

Monday, May 11
Q: Men who carry this increase their chances of getting a date by 33%. What is it?
A: Guitar

Friday, May 8
Q: The aroma of this immeadiately improves a man’s mood.
A: Smelling bacon

Thursday, May 7
Q: More people are injured by THESE than roller coasters.
A: Folding Lawn Chairs

Wednesday, May 6
Q: The average person does this 480 times a month.
A: Swears

Tuesday, May 5
Q: Eight out of ten people tried this and failed. What is it?
A: To become a vegetarian

Monday, May 4
Q: Four out of ten newlyweds miss THIS most about being single.
A: Having their own bathroom

Friday, May 1
Q: A survey says rubber bands are the #1 item people keep in their junk drawers. What is # 2 on the list?
A: Birthday candles

Thursday, April 30
Q: More than 5 million people still use this out-of-date technology.
A: Rabbit Ear Antenna

BRAIN BUSTER: April 27th
Q: Monks invented them in the Middle Ages as a reward to children who learned their prayers.
A: Pretzels

Q: Almost 1/3 of America does NOT have this
A: Retirement savings

Q: It takes the average person six tries to do this
A: take a selfie

Q: New research shows that our average attention span has dropped from 12 seconds in 2000 to 8 seconds today and that THIS will shrink our attention spans like nothing before !
A: The Apple Watch !

Wednesday, April 15:
Q: A new study has confirmed what we all thought to be true anyway, THIS is more unsafe than it used to be
A: Flying

Tuesday, April 14:
Q: On average we have the most of these at age 26
A: Friends

Monday, April 13:
Q: When it comes to dog & cat owners, 87% of us admit we do this
A: Baby talk to our pets

Q: Six percent of people say they’ve broken up with a significant other over this.
A: Something they’ve seen on their partner’s Facebook. For men, it’s usually about a picture. Women take more offense to seeing a written post.

Q: Legend has it that it was introduced at the Chicago World’s Fair in 1893.
Today it’s still loved by billions worldwide
A: Cracker Jack.
April 6th is National Caramel Popcorn Day.

Q: The average American ate 257 of these last year.
A: Eggs

Q: 61% of Americans are embarrassed by this
A: their homes

Q: Health experts say we should do this at least 3 times per week
A: shower

Q: 13 percent of Americans share this trait — but the percentage is twice as high among Major League Baseball players. What is it?
ANSWER: Left-handedness.

Q: Expert say THIS is at an all-time high in America, especially among teens
A: Distracted driving

Q: Researchers studied hundreds of adults over 65 and learned that THIS was a big cause in increased belly fat
A: diet soda

Q: According to a new survey, half of married men admit they find THIS person attractive
A: their mother-in-law

Q: In the near future, employers in the United States might be able to legally require their employees to wear this
A: A fitness monitoring device

Q: People spend an average of 10 more minutes per day doing this than they do sleeping
A: Checking email and social media on various technological devices.

Q: It was first developed as a surgical antiseptic. But it wasn’t until the 1920’s that it was marketed in a whole different way.In just seven years, the company’s revenues rose from $115,000 to more than $8 million.
A: Listerine

Q: Seven out of 10 new brides do this on their wedding day. What is it?
A: Change their Facebook status to “married.”

Q: You’re most likely to do this if you live in Iowa, and least likely if you live in Nevada.
A: Graduate from high school.

Q: 197 of the roughly 1800 members of this group are women.
A: They’re billionaires.

JD’s Brain Buster:
Q: Lawmakers believed that 2am was the desirable time for the entire continental US to do this. What is it?
A: Turn the clocks back or forward

JD’s Brain Buster:
Q: About eight percent of Americans admit they’ve checked the Internet while here.
A: Church

Q: According to a recent USA Today poll, 44 percent of us take a vacation from this when we take a vacation.
A: Working out

Q: This is actually illegal in 21 states.
A: Drinking alcohol in public on a Sunday

JD’s Brain Buster
Q: According to a survey by Haagen Dazs, 47 percent of women say they’ve done this only once.
ANSWER: Fallen in love.

JD’s Brain Buster:
Q: The typical man spends 56 minutes a day doing this.
A: looking in the mirror

Breakfast Club Brain Buster:
Q: Half of guys admit they looked foolish doing this
A: Opening a bottle of wine

JD’s Brain Buster:
Q: A new survey asked married women, “What’s the toughest thing to get your husband to do?”