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MetalBuilding.com Voting Polls / User Surveys
Archived Survey Topic from 3/14/2004:
Steel prices have gone up recently. What about the rest of this year?79
Steel prices have gone up recently. What about the rest of this year?
Prices will go up a lot more.
Prices will go up a bit more.
Prices will remain about the same.
Prices will drop somewhat.
Prices will drop significantly.
Previous Voting Polls / User Surveys
Q: Are you pleased with the way the midterms turned out? (11/7/2018)
A: It's a travesty!, Not very happy, Meh, Pretty happy, It's a complete victory!
Q: What's gonna happen in the mid-terms? (10/17/2018)
A: Blue Wave!, Dems will pick up a bit, Dead Heat, Reps will pick up a bit, Red Wave!
Q: Where are you on the Trump-O-Meter? (7/20/2018)
A: Best President Ever!, Decent job so far overall, Meh, Lousy job so far overall, Worst President Ever!
Q: Which search engine do you use most? (5/10/2018)
A: Bing, DuckDuckGo, Google, Pinterest, Yahoo, Other
Q: What's your take on Facebook these days? (4/19/2018)
A: No interest, never had an account, Had an account, recently deleted it, Had an account, still have one but somewhat concerned, Had an account, still have one, no worries!, I could not survive without Facebook!
Q: Has Trump 'solved' North Korea? (3/27/2018)
A: YES! It's done, wait for it, Starting to look that way, Doubtful, No, don't be an idiot, War in Korea is coming soon
Q: Assuming proper background checks at sale, where are you on gun control? (3/7/2018)
A: None, it only punishes law abiding citizens, 18 and up, 21 and up, 18 and up, ban some more guns, 21 and up, ban some more guns, Keep people safe, take all the guns away
Q: Did you get a tax break bonus or raise? (1/27/2018)
A: Yes, No
Q: Do you expect the economy to be better in 2018 than 2017? (12/22/2017)
A: It's gonna blow!, A bit better, About the same, Not quite as good, Look out below!
Q: Do you own any Bitcoin? (11/28/2017)
A: No, Yes, What's Bitcoin?
Q: How do you feel about this NFL kneeling thing? (9/27/2017)
A: What?, Stand up!, Kneel!, I hate football
Q: How busy is the company you own or work for right now? (7/21/2017)
A: Maxed out We're barely keeping up, Pretty darn busy There's even some overtime involved, We could use some more work but we're ok, We really need more work or layoffs loom, Desperate We're barely hanging in there
Q: Are you optimistic about the economy in the near future! (6/28/2017)
A: Absolutely!, Somewhat, Meh, Not very, We're doomed!
Q: Is there any chance Trump fixes the North Korea problem? (5/3/2017)
A: Slam dunk!, Probably, 50/50 chance, Probably not, Not a chance, WWIII is on its way
Q: Which concerns you most right now? (2/22/2017)
A: It's the economy, stupid!, Immigration, Terrorism, Global Warming, Right wing nutjobs, Left wing nutjobs
Q: Was 2016 a good year for your business? (12/28/2016)
A: We killed it!, It was pretty good, Meh, It was poor, Awful Just terrible
Q: So... how'd that election treat ya? (11/17/2016)
A: Yeahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!, Noooooooooooooooooo!
Q: Of the following two topics, which most occupies your thoughts? (8/28/2016)
A: Football, The election, What, is this only about America?, You said two topics
Q: How about the Olympics? You watch them? (8/3/2016)
A: I wouldn't miss it, I'll watch some of it, Probably not, What a waste of time
Q: Anybody watching these political conventions? (7/21/2016)
A: Wouldn't miss it!, Quite a lot, Just a bit, I'd rather throw myself in the ocean, What conventions?
Q: So let's say it's Clinton vs. Trump. How would you vote right now? (5/16/2016)
A: I wouldn't, The Trump Train is unstoppable, baby!, Trump, I suppose, Hillary, I suppose, It's her time! Hillary FTW!, We're doomed! Doomed, I tell ya!!
Q: Pick 'em (2/22/2016)
A: Clinton, Cruz, Kasich, Rubio, Sanders, Trump
Q: How's that stock market treating you? (2/9/2016)
A: It's killing me!, I'm killing it!, No affect on me at all
Q: Who wins? (1/19/2016)
A: Arizona, Carolina, Denver, New England
Q: Who wins, Alabama or Clemson? (1/7/2016)
A: Alabama, Clemson
Q: Is your business using the cloud for its data? (11/10/2015)
A: We're rockin' the cloud - we can work from anywhere, We're testing the water, No, but we're looking into it, We have no intention of keeping our data anywhere but on our PC's, What's the cloud?
Q: How's your personal retirement looking? 401k, IRA, etc.? (9/8/2015)
A: I'm killin' it! I'll cruise into retirement, I'm doing well, I'm doing ok, I'm not doing enough, I'm not doing very much at all, I'm not doing anything at all
Q: So, this Iran treaty... a good thing? (7/27/2015)
A: It will ensure WWIII, Most definitely not, Some good, some bad, Most definitely so, Peace in our time assured, another Obama triumph!
Q: It's going to end up Clinton vs. Bush, right? (6/22/2015)
A: Nope, Yep
Q: So this whole email fiasco... is Hilary done? (3/19/2015)
A: Not even close - she's next president!, No, she'll be democratic nominee, It could go either way, This is not good for Hilary, not good at all, She's history! Next!
Q: 2015 is here. Gonna be a good year? (1/28/2015)
A: Yeah baby!, Looks pretty good, Same old, same old, Not so good, This is gonna suck
Q: So those little wristwatch computer things... you doing anything good with those? (11/12/2014)
A: I couldn't be without one, I like mine just fine, Meh, What's the point?, A complete waste of money, With what?
Q: I suppose we're at war with ISIS now. What's the over/under on how long this one lasts? (9/30/2014)
A: This is over in six months, I give it a year, Obama won't be president when this one ends, 3 years and we're out!, Oh, about 2nd terms of next president, It's the never ending story
Q: Let's get back to global warming. Where is it on your radar? (7/22/2014)
A: We're goin' down hard if we don't act now!, We should probably take some reasonable steps to address it, It's not, I doubt it's anything to worry about, What a load of globally warmed @#$%!
Q: World Cup Soccer! Do you care? (6/20/2014)
A: Love it!, Yeah, I like it, Meh, No use for it, I hates soccer!
Q: The Urkraine. How long before it's under Russian control? (4/23/2014)
A: It's already happened!, By the end of the year, Too tough to call, Probably won't happen, Not a chance!
Q: Obamacare. How's that workin' out for you? (3/17/2014)
A: It's been a blessing!, Not bad at all, No affect whatsoever, It hurt a bit, It's killing me!
Q: How's 2014 look for your business prospects? (1/8/2014)
A: Looks like a banner year!, Should be pretty decent, About the same as last year, Things are looking worse, This is not gonna be good at all
Q: Obamacare has rolled out now. What do you think? (10/25/2013)
A: This is going to be fantastic!, Be patient, it's going to work fine, I'm on the fence, I have a bad feeling about his, Unmitigated disaster Get rid of it!
Q: Where do you stand on Syria? Did the US do the right thing? (9/16/2013)
A: It was a rock star performance!, Not bad at all, Meh, about average, That could have been better, OMG, what a disaster
Q: Obamacare... where do you stand? (7/17/2013)
A: Get rid of it!, Fix it!, Leave it alone - it's fine!
Q: Is the economic engine revving up? You feelin' it? (5/9/2013)
A: I'm partying like it's 1999!, Yep, I've seen some improvement, About the same, It's backed off a bit for me, Please kill me now
Q: Will Iran acquire nuclear weapons during the Obama administration? (3/28/2013)
A: Absolutely!, Probably, It's a coin toss, Probably not, Not a chance!
Q: President Obama has finished his first term. How would you describe it? (2/21/2013)
A: A masterful performance by a true genius!, A pretty decent job, About average, Not very good, He's completely out of his league - a disaster!
Q: Where do you stand on gun control? (1/11/2013)
A: Ban them all!, Some additional regulation is required, Don't change a thing, Actually, restrictions are a bit heavy now, There should be no restrictions at all!
Q: The elections are over. Adding up Federal, State and Local elections, what impact do you expect on business? (11/7/2012)
A: Boom! Hold on to your hats - we're gonna rock!, It should have a positive impact, No change, It should have a negative impact, We're on an express elevator to Hell, going down!
Q: So it's Romney/Ryan vs. Obama/Biden. Who's your pick? (8/14/2012)
A: Obama/Biden, Romney/Ryan, I dunno yet, I'm not gonna vote
Q: The Olympics are on! Big deal? (7/26/2012)
A: Favorite thing this year!, I'll be watching, I can take it or leave it, Who cares?, They should cancel these things
Q: Obamacare is constitutional! Right call? (7/6/2012)
A: Worst supreme court ruling ever!, No, it wasn't the right call at all, This could have gone either way, Of course it was constitutional, Best supreme court ruling ever!
Q: It's official: Obama vs. Romney. Who's your pick? (5/9/2012)
A: Obama, Romney, Please kill me now
Q: Will 'Obamacare' escape the Supreme Court 'as is'? (3/29/2012)
A: Nope, it's headed for the dumpster!, I think they'll force changes on parts of it, It's a coin toss, I doubt there's any changes afoot, The Supreme Court will absolutely leave it alone!
Q: So, 2012, how about it? Things going to be better this year for you than last? (12/28/2011)
A: You got that right - full speed ahead!, I'll see some improvement, Same old same old, Things are gonna go downhill, This year's shaping up to be a disaster!
Q: Is America in a state of decline? (11/22/2011)
A: No way! The best is yet to come!, Nonsense America continues to advance, perhaps at a slower pace than before, No, but it's no longer on the rise, Yes, but this is going to take a long time to play out, Indeed, and it's a slippery slope!
Q: Is President Obama busy being president or busy campaigning for re-election a year from now? (11/4/2011)
A: He's completely focused on presidential tasks , He's mostly busy being president , About 50/50 , He's spending more time campaigning, The president thing is on the shelf while the campaign is in full swing
Q: The NBA may not play this season. Do you care? (10/11/2011)
A: This is killing me!, I'm gonna miss it some, I'm ok with it, I wouldn't have known if you hadn't brought it up, I hope they close the league!
Q: Should the U.S. government consider tax increases as part of the solution to reign in deficits? (9/5/2011)
A: No way, no how!, I don't think so, I'm on the fence, To at least some degree, yes, Of course - there's no fixing things without some tax increases
Q: How do you expect the economy to be faring by election 2012? (8/24/2011)
A: Obama will have this economy rockin'!, The economy will be better off than today, Likely it will be more of the same, No improvement - in fact, things will be worse, For the next year, we're doomed! Doomed, I Say!
Q: How did President Obama handle the 'debt crisis'? (7/28/2011)
A: He was large and in charge - now that's leadership!, He did ok, Pretty mediocre, Not very good, Wow! What a debacle!
Q: The U.S. has set a new timetable for pulling out of Afghanistan. How's it look to you? (6/29/2011)
A: Shouldn't have gone in to begin with!, Should have been out already!, I'm good with it, Too early - the work isn't done, This is a disaster - we need to stay!, Where's Afghanistan?
Q: Twitter, Facebook and other social media - can you get significant business from this stuff? (3/23/2011)
A: Oh yeah, we'd be hurtin' without it!, It's given us a job or two, Not much so far but we're trying, I've put more in than I've gotten out, You're joking, right? This stuff is useless for business purposes, Can we talk about basketball?
Q: The mid-East is in a turmoil starting with Tunisia and then Egypt. Is this a good thing? (2/21/2011)
A: Absolutely!, Probably, It could go either way, I don't like the looks of this, Can WWIII be far behind?
Q: There's a new Congress in town. Is that a good thing? (1/6/2011)
A: Damn straight!, It's probably gonna help, Same old, same old, I don't like the looks of it, We're doomed! Doomed!
Q: So 2011 is shaping up to be... (11/15/2010)
A: The best year since the start of the Great Recession!, A better year than 2010, Same old $#*!, Pile on the pain!, We're on an express elevator to Hell, going down!
Q: Mid-term elections are looming - how you gonna vote? (10/13/2010)
A: Republican!, Democrat!, Tea Party!, I mix it up!, Vote the bums out!, Vote? Like I have time for that
Q: Iraq... did the U.S. 'win'? (9/2/2010)
A: Absolutely - it was the right move from the start!, That remains to be seen - it may pay off in the long run, Nope - good idea but botched the operation, No way! This bad idea never had a chance!
Q: So... it looks like that stimulus money did the trick, eh? (7/24/2010)
A: Are you out of your mind?, For what little it accomplished, we should have saved the expense, It's too close to call, It's been a blessing, We'd have been boned without it!
Q: The Gulf oil spill means... (6/10/2010)
A: Stop drilling in the Gulf! Period!, The 6 month moratorium should cover it, Clean up the regulators, tighten the rules and drill away - we need it now!
Q: Any chance your company will have more employees at year end than at the the beginning of the year? (5/17/2010)
A: It's a done deal, Probably, Maybe, Probably Not, Not a chance, I'm hoping the company will still be here
Q: Which worries you the most right now? (3/24/2010)
A: Al Qaeda, China, Iran, North Korea, Obama, The Taliban
Q: How do you expect to fare financially in 2010 compared to last year? (1/4/2010)
A: A lot better!, Definitely better, About the same, Definitely worse, A lot worse!, Somebody please kill me
Q: Obamacare. What do you think? (8/19/2009)
A: We need this now!, Seems like a good idea, Whatever, I don't like it, Holy @#$%! what a terrible idea!
Q: How GREEN will your next Metal Building (or home) be? (8/3/2009)
A: As green as possible!, Pretty darn green, Green on a budget, Standard building, Burn baby burn!
Q: Madoff got the maximum 150 years. Was it the right call? (6/30/2009)
A: Yeah, I guess the death penalty was out, Yes, Nope, too long, Who's Madoff?
Q: Are you feeling any positve effects from the Stimulus Package? (6/23/2009)
A: Big Time!, A Little Bit, Doesn't Seem Like It, Nope!
Q: So... you own a piece of GM now. Any chance you'll buy one of their vehicles any time soon? (6/5/2009)
A: No way!, Not likely, Just maybe, Probably, Absolutely!
Q: Who will win the NBA championship? (5/21/2009)
A: Cavs, Magic, Nuggets, Lakers
Q: Should marijuana be legalized? (4/30/2009)
A: Yes, No
Q: How's President Obama doing so far? (2/16/2009)
A: Outstanding!, Really good, As well as could be expected considering, I don't like the looks of this, Just terrible!
Q: Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines! The economic recovery begins... (1/12/2009)
A: It's already started, By March of '09, By June of '09, By September of '09, Sometime in 2010, Doomed! We're all doomed!
Q: Which of the following is helping you the most right now? (11/9/2008)
A: Lower Auto Prices, Lower Commodity Prices, Lower Gas Prices, Lower Home Prices, Lower Interest Rates, Stimulus Package
Q: Who will be America's next president? (10/14/2008)
A: McCain, Obama
Q: What worries you most right now? (9/26/2008)
A: Foreign Affairs, Healthcare, Housing, Presidential Election, Wall Street, Why worry?
Q: Who made the better Vice Presidential pick? (9/8/2008)
A: McCain, Obama, Both equally bad, Both equally good
Q: How would you rate the 2008 Olympics? (8/18/2008)
A: Best ever!, Very nice, So-So, Didn't much care for it, Hated it!, What Olympics?
Q: What's your thinking about the upcoming Olympics? (7/8/2008)
A: I can't wait!, I'll probably pay some attention to it, *Shrug*, I really don't care, I wouldn't watch it if you paid me!
Q: Which of these metal building suppliers has the most recognized name? (5/15/2008)
A: Butler, Crown, Inland, Ruffin, Steelbuildingcom, I don't recognize and of these names
Q: Who will be the next President of the United States? (2/4/2008)
A: Clinton, Huckabee, McCain, Obama, Romney
Q: Who will win the Super Bowl? (1/19/2008)
A: Green Bay, New England, New York, San Diego, Who cares?
Q: Which of these metal building suppliers has the most recognized name? (10/29/2007)
A: American Steel Span, Austin Building Systems, Alliance Steel, A & S Building Systems, Heritage Building Systems, I don't recoginze any of them
Q: Will O.J. Simpson end up in prison this time? (9/21/2007)
A: Yes, No
Q: Should Michael Vick ever be allowed to play in the NFL again? (8/29/2007)
A: No, Yes
Q: The next president of the United States will be? (6/17/2007)
A: A Democrat, A Republican, None of the above
Q: Who will win the NBA Championship? (5/21/2007)
A: Cleveland, Detroit, San Antonio, Utah
Q: Global Warming: What do you think? (2/6/2007)
A: It's a catastrophe in the making!, It's worth taking seriously, I dunno if it's real and I'm not worried about it, I doubt there's much to it, What a bunch of hogwash!
Q: Who will win the Super Bowl? (1/15/2007)
A: Chicago, Indianapolis, New England, New Orleans
Q: Who will win the BCS Championship game? (12/4/2006)
A: Florida, Ohio State
Q: Construction costs have risen dramatically in the last 2 years. How has it affected your business? (9/21/2006)
A: It's hurt us quite a bit, It's hurt us somewhat, No affect, It's helped us out somewhat, We're makin' hay while the sun shines!
Q: How hard are high gas prices hitting you? (7/10/2006)
A: Pretty darned hard!, It hurts a bit, I don't really notice it, The higher the better!
Q: Are you following the World Cup Soccer Tournament? (6/29/2006)
A: Yes, I live and die by it!, Yes, I follow it on TV and in news, Yeah, just a little bit, Somehow I've missed it, You'd have to pay me, What's soccer?
Q: Does Barry Bonds deserve an * next to his records? (5/24/2006)
A: Yes, No
Q: Which of the following is most important to you? (4/4/2006)
A: My cell phone, My TV, My PC, My car/truck/motorcycle, My Stereo/ipod/MP3 player
Q: The Men's NCAA Basketball Champion will be... (3/28/2006)
A: Florida, George Mason, LSU, UCLA, Who cares?
Q: Of the following, I'm mostly concerned about... (3/7/2006)
A: Terrorism, Nuclear Proliferation, Global Warming, Pollution, Illegal Immigration, American Idol
Q: You're in line at an ATM. What's the time limit for the person in front of you? (2/6/2006)
A: 1-3 minutes, 1-6 minutes, 1-9 minutes, 10 minutes or more
Q: Who will win Super Bowl XL? (1/16/2006)
A: Carolina, Denver, Pittsburgh, Seattle
Q: In 2006, Iraq will turn the corner and begin to emerge as an independent, self-governed Arab democracy. (12/16/2005)
A: Absolutely!, Mostly right, It could go either way, Doubtful, You're dreaming - not a chance
Q: Will the Indianapolis Colts go undefeated this year? (11/29/2005)
A: Yes, No
Q: What's the deal with all these hurricanes? (10/25/2005)
A: Global warming personified Get used to it, Just a normal part of the current 10 year cycle, God must not like what we're up to
Q: What should be done with New Orleans? (9/14/2005)
A: Rebuild it on higher ground, Rebuild it where it stands, Bulldoze it and forget about it
Q: Which of the following news media to you trust most to get the story right? (6/12/2005)
A: Magazines, Newspapers, Online Sources, Talk Radio, Television
Q: Which team will win the NBA title? (5/4/2005)
A: Detroit, Miami, Phoenix, Seattle, San Antonio, Dallas
Q: 2005 will be a great year for the stock market. (3/7/2005)
A: Absolutely, Probably, Could go either way, Probably not, No way, Investing in the stock market is crazy
Q: The best place to put your money in 2005 is in... (2/7/2005)
A: Bonds, Real Estate, Stocks, Your own business, Your mattress, None of the above
Q: Who will win Super Bowl XXXIX? (1/4/2005)
A: Atlanta, New England, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, A wild card team
Q: This season's college football champion will be... (11/29/2004)
A: USC, Oklahoma, Auburn, California, Texas, None of the above
Q: 2005 will be a big year for metal building businesses! (11/4/2004)
A: In your dreams!, Not likely, It depends, I'd bet on it, Absolutely!
Q: Which of the following is the most important characteristic of a good metal building erector? (10/6/2004)
A: High quality work, Speedy erection, Low price, Good warranty, Fair and courteous, Good safety record
Q: Who will be the next president of the United States of America? (9/7/2004)
A: George Bush, John Kerry, None of the above
Q: Which would you rather watch on TV? (8/26/2004)
A: Bush/Kerry debate, The Olympics, Football, Nascar, The Simpsons, None of the above
Q: How do you feel about SPAM e-mails? (7/21/2004)
A: SPAM is just another form of advertising, SPAM is a violation of my personal space, SPAM should be a punishable crime, I couldn't care less, I send SPAM to others
Q: Will there be a terrorist strike on American soil prior to the presidential election? (6/25/2004)
A: Absolutely, Probably, 50-50, Probably not, Absolutely not
Q: For your own metal building, which make would you prefer? (5/26/2004)
A: Austin Building Systems, MBMI Buildings, STL Buildings, United Structures of America, Whirlwind Building Systems, None of the above
Q: For your own metal building, which make would you prefer? (5/11/2004)
A: Pinnacle, Ruffin, Southern Structures, Spirco, Steelox, None of the above
Q: For your own metal building, which make would you prefer? (4/30/2004)
A: Ceco, Ludwig, Magnatrax, NCI, Package, None of the above
Q: For your own metal building, which make would you prefer? (4/18/2004)
A: Alliance Steel, Behlen - Inland, Bigbee, Chief, Garco, None of the above
Q: For your own metal building, which make would you prefer? (4/6/2004)
A: American, Butler, Nucor, Star, VP, None of the above
Q: Who will win the men's NCAA Basketball Tournament? (3/31/2004)
A: Connecticut, Duke, Georgia Tech, Oklahoma State
Q: Steel prices have gone up recently. What about the rest of this year? (3/14/2004)
A: Prices will go up a lot more, Prices will go up a bit more, Prices will remain about the same, Prices will drop somewhat, Prices will drop significantly
Q: Will Comcast buy Disney? (2/16/2004)
A: Absolutely!, Probably, 50/50, Not likely, No way!
Q: The Super Bowl halftime show was... (2/5/2004)
A: Awesome!, Okay, Boring, Terrible!, I missed it and I don't care, I missed it and I wish I hadn't
Q: Who will be the Democratic nominee for President? (2/2/2004)
A: John Kerry, Wesley Clark, Howard Dean, Joseph L Lieberman, None of the above
Q: Who will win the Super Bowl? (1/19/2004)
A: Carolina Panthers, New England Patriots
Q: Who will win the Super Bowl? (1/11/2004)
A: Carolina Panthers, Indianapolis Colts, Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots
Q: How does 2004 look for you financially compared to 2003? (12/7/2003)
A: A lot better, A little better, About the same, A little worse, A lot worse
Q: Will anyone beat Oklahoma? (11/16/2003)
A: Not a chance, Not likely, Even money, Probably, Absolutely, I hate college football
Q: Will the Kansas City Chiefs go undefeated this year? (11/10/2003)
A: It's a lock, Probably, Who knows?, Probably not, Nope, the Dolphins record is safe, I hate football
Q: Which of the following would you add first to your metal building? (10/9/2003)
A: Fans, Gutters, Insulation, Lightning Protection, Skylights, Snow Guards
Q: How are things in Iraq now? (9/24/2003)
A: Getting a lot better, Getting a little better, About the same, Getting a little worse, Getting a lot worse
Q: Are you going to Metalcon 2003 in October? (9/14/2003)
A: Yes, Maybe, No, I don't know what Metalcon 2003 is
Q: When constructing a new metal building, it's most important to have a really good... (8/24/2003)
A: Architect/Engineer, Contractor, Erector, Manufacturer
Q: Who will be the new governor of California? (8/12/2003)
A: Ah-nold, Gallagher, They'll keep the old one, One of the many other choices
Q: How interested are you in having internet-type services -- news, e-commerce, multimedia -- available on your wireless phone? (7/8/2003)
A: Very, Somewhat, Not at all
Q: Which best describes our summer vacation plans? (6/13/2003)
A: Once in a lifetime trip, Typical summer trip, Relaxing time at home, Vacation? What's that?
Q: Who will win the NBA Championship? (5/17/2003)
A: Dallas Mavericks, Detroit Pistons, New Jersey Nets, San Antonio Spurs
Q: Will a $550 billion tax cut stimulate the economy? (5/9/2003)
A: Yes, No
Q: Are you worried about the SARS virus? (4/25/2003)
A: Yes, a lot, Yes, a little, No, not really, No, not at all
Q: Are you afraid to fly in the U.S.? (4/9/2003)
A: Yes, a lot, Yes, a little, No, not really, No, not at all
Q: Will Saddam Hussein use chemical or biological weapons? (3/19/2003)
A: Yes, No
Q: Is war with Iraq this year inevitable? (2/17/2003)
A: Yes, No
Q: What will be the bottom for the Dow Industrials Average in 2002? (1/27/2003)
A: It's already hit bottom, Under 8,000, Under 7,750, Under 7,500, Under 7,250, Under 7,000
Q: Who will win the Super Bowl? (1/13/2003)
A: Tampa Bay, Oakland
Q: The big story for 2003 is most likely to be which of the following? (1/2/2003)
A: War!, War Avoided!, The stock market takes off!, The stock market tumbles again!, America Trumps Terrorists!, Terrorists Trump America!
Q: Do you expect your business to do better in 2003 than in 2002? (12/2/2002)
A: A lot, A little, No, about the same, No, a bit worse, No, a lot worse
Q: Do you expect terrorists to strike within U.S. borders sometime before the end of this year? (11/18/2002)
A: Definitely, Probably, 50/50 chance, Probably not, Absolutely not
Q: Did you go to Metalcon? (10/28/2002)
A: Yes, No
Q: Who will win the World Series? (10/15/2002)
A: Anaheim, San Francisco
Q: Which of the following is of greatest concern to your company right now? (9/24/2002)
A: Finding work, Getting paid, Safety and insurance, Finding and retaining qualified employees, Finding reliable and competitive suppliers, Other
Q: Should your building be constructed by a contractor or erector certified by the Metal Buildings Institute? (9/4/2002)
A: Yes, No, It doesn't matter, I'm unfamiliar with the Metal Buildings Institute
Q: Should the U.S. go to war with Iraq? (8/19/2002)
A: Yes, No
Q: Is it time to invest in the stock market now? (8/6/2002)
A: Absolutely!, Probably, Probably Not, Absolutely Not!
Q: Which industry magazine do you like best? (6/24/2002)
A: Metalmag, Metal Construction News, Other, I don't know any metal building industry magazines
Q: Will Pakistan and India go to war this year? (6/12/2002)
A: Definitely, Probably, 50/50 chance, Probably Not, Definitely Not
Q: Who will win the NBA championship? (5/16/2002)
A: Los Angeles, New Jersey
Q: Which of the following annoys you the most? (4/30/2002)
A: Unsolicited e-mail (SPAM), Unsolicited 'snail mail' (junk mail), Unsolicited faxes, Unsolicited telephone calls (telemarketing)
Q: Should use of cell phones in by automobile drivers be regulated? (4/13/2002)
A: They should ban use of cell phones by drivers, Use of cell phones by drivers should be limited, There's no need for any restrictions
Q: What type of internet connection do you use to visit this site? (4/3/2002)
A: Dial-up, ISDN, Cable Modem, DSL, T-1 or better, Other
Q: Who will win the men's NCAA basketball tournament? (3/26/2002)
A: Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Oklahoma
Q: Are current events leading us toward World War? (3/6/2002)
A: Yes, Probably, Maybe yes, maybe no, Probably not, No
Q: How long do you expect a metal roof to last? (2/15/2002)
A: 5 or more years, 10 or more years, 15 or more years, 20 or more years, 25 or more years, 30 or more years
Q: How many bids on a project is optimal? (2/4/2002)
A: 5 of less, 6-10, 11-15, 16 or more
Q: Who will win the Super Bowl (1/23/2002)
A: Eagles, Patriots, Steelers, Rams
Q: What should Washington do to stimulate the U.S. economy? (1/11/2002)
A: Personal Tax Breaks, Business Tax Breaks, Personal and Business Tax Breaks, Introduce Spending Packages, Tax breaks and spending packages, Leave it alone - let the marketplace deal with it
Q: Is it better for a contractor to perform its own building erection? (1/16/2001)
A: Yes, No An independent erector is better, It doesn't matter, as long as both are qualified, I don't know
Q: How do you think your business will do in 2002? (1/2/2001)
A: Much better than 2001, Somewhat better than 2001, About the same as 2001, Somewhat worse than 2001, A lot worse than 2001
Q: Which sport do you like better? (12/22/2001)
A: College Football, Pro Football, I like them both a lot, I don't like either one, I'm lukewarm on both, I don't like sports
Q: When will bin Laden be captured or killed? (12/12/2001)
A: This month, Within 3 months, Within 6 months, Within a year, He's already captured or dead, He'll never be caught
Q: Which of the following manufacturers is the most recognizable? (11/29/2001)
A: American, Butler, Star, VP, Whirlwind, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: Who will finish at #1 in college football? (11/20/2001)
A: Florida, Miami, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Oregon, Other
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (11/6/2001)
A: Package Industries, Parkline, Steelox, Steelbuildingcom, US Structures, I don't recognize any of these manufacturers
Q: How have the events of September 11 affected your business? (10/24/2001)
A: Very negative, Somewhat negative, No effect, Somewhat positive, Very positive
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (10/2/2001)
A: Pioneer Steel Buildings, Premier Steel Buildings, Ruffin Building Systems, Sheltec Systems, Southern Steel Buildings, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: What should be done with the World Trade Center? (9/19/2001)
A: Build a memorial, Rebuild it, Let the natural market forces decide, Build a park, Other
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (9/12/2001)
A: Crown Metal Buildings, Dura-Steel Buildings, Engineered Building Systems, H & A Building Systems, Impact Building Systems, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: Will Mark McGuire's home run record be broken this season? (8/28/2001)
A: Definitely, Probably, Probably not, Definitely not, Who Cares?
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (8/16/2001)
A: Inland Buildings, JRS Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings, Lifetime Steel Buildings, Northern Steel Buildings, O'Steel Buildings, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: Is now a good time to invest in the stock market? (7/24/2001)
A: Absolutely!, Probably, Maybe yes, maybe no, Probably not, No way!, There's never a good time to invest in stocks
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (7/7/2001)
A: Alliance Steel, Eaglespan Steel Structures, Express Steel Buildings, M&M Metal Buildings, Pinnacle Structures, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: When did you last have a virus on your computer? (6/19/2001)
A: In the past 30 days, In the past 3 months, In the past 6 months, In the past year, Over 1 year ago, I've never had a virus on my computer
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (6/11/2001)
A: A & S Building Systems, ACI Building Systems, Arrow Buildings, Cowell Steel Structures, Express Steel Buildings, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: Timothy McVeigh will be executed… (6/5/2001)
A: This month, This summer, This year, Next year or sometime after that, It'll never happen, Who cares?
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (5/21/2001)
A: American Steel Span, BC Steel Buildings, Bigbee Steel Buildings, Ceco Building Systems, Gulf States Manufacturers, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: Who will win the NBA title? (5/10/2001)
A: Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Milwaukee, San Antonio, Who Cares?
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (4/30/2001)
A: Behlen, Chief, Heritage, Southern Structures, Spirco, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: Who 'won' the recent spy plane incident with China? (4/17/2001)
A: United States, China, It's a draw, Uh-oh…, Who cares?
Q: Which of the following metal building manufacturers is the most recognizable? (4/3/2001)
A: Austin Building Systems, Midwest Steel Span, Rigid Building Systems, Speedcraft Steel Buildings, Tyler Building Systems, I don't recognize any of these companies
Q: Who will win the NCAA men's basketball tournament? (3/25/2001)
A: Maryland, Duke, Michigan State, Arizona, Who cares?
Q: Who will be the first #1 seed to exit the NCAA men's basketball tournament? (3/16/2001)
A: Duke, Illinois, Stanford, Michigan State, Who cares?
Q: How do you expect your metal building sales/erections/purchases this year to compare with last year? (2/26/2001)
A: Much more than last year, A bit more than last year, About the same, A bit less than last year, Much less than last year
Q: Are we headed toward a recession? (1/30/2001)
A: Definitely, Probably, Definitely Not, Probably Not, It's a toss-up
Q: Who will win the Super Bowl? (1/8/2001)
A: Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants, Baltimore Ravens, Oakland Raiders
Q: What is the main reason for choosing a metal building instead of conventional construction? (12/13/2000)
A: Lower Price, Shorter Construction Schedule, Warranty, Appearance, Versatility, Other
Q: Should Gore concede the election? (11/28/2000)
A: Yes, No, No Opinion
Q: Who will win Election 2000? (11/6/2000)
A: Bush/Cheney, Gore/Lieberman, Buchanan/Foster, Nader/LaDuke, Other, No Opinion
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