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Q: 60% of Americans will do this when they eat today… What is it?
A: Use a paper plate
Q: Almost 90% of women who do it, keep it a secret, even from their best friend, what is it?
A: Have Hair Extensions
Q: This is the number one thing in our homes people say we have too many of...What is it?
Q: Men are about 4 times more likely than women to lose THIS. What is it?
A: Their hearing!
Q: While the technology is getting outdated, 65% of American households still have one of these… What is it?
A: An answering machine
Q: Almost 60% of people say you should never do this before 8am...what is it?
A: Call Someone
Q: About 20% of us are thinking about doing this right now…what is it?
A: Quitting our job
Q: 5% of American workers over the age of 35 have to do this at work while 11% of American workers under 35 have to do it, what is it?
A: Dress up
Q: About 85% of people who have one of these in their house say it just collects dust...what is it?
Q: More than half of women say it bothers them all day, if they do this in the morning, what is it?
A: Leave Dirty Dishes in the Sink
Q: A new survey asked mothers what they REALLY want for Mother’s Day. The #2 answer was “spa day.” What came in at #1?
A: Gift card
Q: Over 50 Percent of women don’t allow their man to do this around the house. What is it?
Q: The average one today is 60% shorter than it was 10 years ago...what is it?
A: Phone Call
Q: Today is the biggest day for sales of these and Americans will eat an 87.3 million pounds of them today alone, what are they?
Q: What talent do you wish you had? 15% of people said this what is it?
Q: 16 percent of Americans claim to read this everyday… What is it?
A: The bible!
Q: It’s estimated that 6% of all American motorists leave this in their car at all times… What is it?
A: Their keys
Q: One in 25 people are carrying one of these right now…what is it?
A: $100 bill
Q: Only 15% of the people who tried to do it in the last year were able to stick with it, what is it?
A:Becoming a vegetarian
Q: We do this almost 10% more than we did in the 80's what is it?
Q: 1 in 7 single women have said yes to a date in the last year for this reason...what is it?
A: Free Meal
Q: A little over 40% of people have decided not to go here because they didn't want to spend the money...what is it?
A: A Wedding
Q: When it comes to fashion, 1-in-10 men have never done this! What is it?
A: Wore a tuxedo
Q: This was voted as the #1 snack that people will take on road trips… What is it?
A: Beef Jerky!
Q: When women direct films, you'll see more of this, what is it?
Q: 42% of Americans think you should wait until the age of 25 to sign up for one of these.
A: A credit card
Q: When people were asked to name their happiest dreams, almost a third of them involved this...what is it?
Q: Six percent of people who post on social media regret posting this the most…what is it?
A: Pictures of food
Q: Americans spend an average of 5.9 hours per week doing this at home, slightly under the worldwide average of 6.5 hours per week. What is it?
Q: 70% of the time people can tell when you fake this...what is it?
Q: 80% of Americans have at least one of these but don’t fully appreciate them until the age of 25.
Q: If a teenager is going to do this, it will cost them an average of about 320 dollars...what is it?
A: Go To the Prom
Q: It’s estimated that the average person living in North America opens this about 12 times daily. What is it?
A: Their refrigerator
Q: 45% of these will go over budget...what are they?
Q: 20 million trees are cut down every year to make these, what are they?
Q: According to Consumer Reports, 40% of the world’s almond supply is used in what product?
A: Candy Bars
Q: According to AAA, during rush hour, you will find about 1-in-5 drivers doing this… what is it?
Q: Almost a third of teens today in America have never done this...what is it?
A: Ride a Bike
Q: 18% of people voted this the most annoying sound...what is it?
Q: About 38 million Americans use these every day, two-thirds of them are women. What are they?
A: Contact lenses
Q: People who nap for at least half an hour a day feel less tired and feel less of this.
Q: 1 in 13 people do this when the go to the movies, what is it?
A: Stay and Watch the Credits
Q: 6% of American drivers do this while parking their cars while 88% of drivers in China do it.
A: Back into a space
Q: Although this spring activity dates back thousands of years, the first mention of it in history dates back to 1857, what is it?
A: Spring Cleaning
Q: Only 19% of office workers do this during lunch, what is it?
A: Go out for lunch
Q: This injury causes emergency room visits for about 1 million Americans a year. What is it?
A: Dog bites!
Q: The first person called after a breakup, man or woman, is a close female friend, who is the second?
Q: 16% of people keep these around their house just for show...what are they?
Q: 1 in 6 married men do this several times a year without telling their wife...what is it?
Q: 70% of parents today still believe in doing this while raising their children, what is it?
A: Spanking them
Q: According to a new study of high school and college students, the higher their use of smartphones is, the lower this is.
A: Their grade point average
Q: According to a new study, this is the most addictive food. What is it?
Q: 1/3 of kids going to school this morning have this in their backpack, what is it?
A: Hand Sanitzer
Q: The average man owns 11 of these, while the average lady only has 5… what is it?
Q: If they could change anything about their man, 1 in 5 women said it would be...what?
A: Their Hairstyle
Q: 16% of drivers on the road this morning are doing this. What is it?
A Eating breakfast
Q: Nearly 15% of people have skipped out on this because they were afraid. What is it?
A: Dental Visit
Q: The Average woman does this 19 times before getting married, what is it?
A: Kiss 19 Different Men
Q: 59% of adults say they have trouble doing this, what is it?
A: Falling asleep
Q: A survey asked, 'What non-traditional thing do you usually have for breakfast?' Almost a third of people said this
Q: Only 19% of kids do this every day before school.
A: Make their bed
Q: A little over 70% of adults admit they're guilty of doing this, even though they know they shouldn't...what is it?
Q: 86% of dog owners do this at least once a month…
A: Tell their dog “I love you”
Q: The Average price of one of these is $149- and one in six of us will pay it this year. What is it?
A: Speeding ticket
Q: 39% of people say this was their latest big money purchase. What is it?
Q: The average guy will do this 6 times on a first date. What is it?
Q: It takes the average person about 5 1/2 hours to do this...what is it?
A: Read a Book
Q: 1 in every 50 kids born in America this year will go through life with out one of these...
A: Middle Name
Q: 47% of dog owners plan to do this this weekend.
A: Buy a Valentine's gift for the Dog
Q: If they could go back in time and do it all over again, 1 in 6 adults say they would learn...what?
A: To Play an Instrument
Q: Almost one in five meals served in restaurants today in America have this in common. What is it?
A: Served with french fries
Q: Almost 90 percent of Americans, when asked to describe themselves in one word, said they’re… what?
Q: The average adult will only wait one minute before giving up on this. What is it?
A: Waiting on hold on the phone
Q: 52% of American workers wish their employer had a better quality of this. What is it?
Q: The Average one of these falls at 3mph, what is it?
Q: 184 million Americans plan to do this this weekend.
A: Watch the Super Bowl
Q: Women who check up on or look at this each morning have 21% less stress than women who do not. what is it?
Q: The price of this went up 36% more this year, what is it?
A: Road Salt
Q: 74% of American employees say this is the worst thing about their job. What is it?
A: Their boss
Q: 38% of people say they do this everyday at work. What is it?
A: Dress Casually
Q: 95% of the people who are eligible to do this, don't. What?
A: Donate blood
Q: You will own 30 of these before you turn 40. What are they?
Q: The average cost of one of these this year is $4066.98, that’s a 21% increase from last year.
A: Super Bowl ticket
Q: It's probably frowned upon, 5% of American doctors have admitted to doing this at some point in their career. What is it?
A: Dated a patient
Q: 23% of us say we have faked doing this...what is it?
A: Being on the Phone
Q: 60% of employees think their boss should not let their co-workers take breaks to do this, what is it?
Q: 55% of people who own one of these, say it relaxes them after a hard day at work. What is it?
A: A dog
Q: Couples will do this for a total of four hours over the month of January, more than any other month of the year.
Q: 62% of people say they feel good about themselves when this happens on social media.
A: When someone “Likes” their post
Q: 25% of married people say if they won the lottery big, they would do this. What is it?
A: Get a divorce
Q: While this is a popular food item in America, Sweden actually consumes more of it than any other country, What is it?
Q: More than a third of all adults do this at least 3 times every morning… especially if you’re aged 25 to 34… What is it?
A: Hit the snooze button!
Q: Over half of people who have this on their car do not use it, what is it?
Q: 8% of people say they were able to keep these this last year. what are they?
A: New Years Resolutions
Q: 13% of people say they are always the first ones to do this at a party and the vast majority of them are women, what is it?
Q: A majority of people said they would switch to a new cellphone if it had this feature. What is it?
A: Longer battery life
Q: 40% of Americans have a secret one of these. What is it?
A: An email account
Q: It is estimated that the average employee only spends about 45% of their workday doing this?
Q: This year 13% of employees will get this from their company at Christmas...
A: Gift Card
Q: This is the number one thing Americans say is their favorite thing about the holiday season, what is it?
Q: This will happen 150,000 times on Christmas morning. What is it?
Q: The average family sends out 26 of these every year.
A: Christmas cards
Q: These happen more than 18,000 times per year in Las Vegas. What are they?
Q: Instead of a company Christmas party, 76% of American workers would rather have this around the holidays.
A: A cash bonus
Q: More than 10% of the American workforce has been warned to stop doing this at work…. What is it?
A: Shopping online
Q:There are around 38,000 towns in the U.S. that don't have one of these. What is it?
A: A stop light!
Q: 59% of women will do this before the holidays. What is it?
A: Go on a diet
Q: Almost a quarter of men refer to their wife by this name when talking to other guys. What is it?
A: The Boss
Q: 95% of Americans do this every night at their house before going to bed.
A: Lock the doors
Q: 1-in-6 people are afraid to ride on one of these. What is it?
Q: About half of the population believes this is their most attractive feature. What is it?
A: Their hair!
Q: 25% of Americans say they have one in their bedroom. What is it?
A: A stuffed animal
Q: 24% of cell phone owners say this is the place they use their cell phone the most… Where is it?
A: The bathroom
Q: 13% of people say this is what they look forward to the most at Thanksgiving...
Q: 33% of workers will do this on a Friday, what is it?
A: Leave Early
Q: According to a new survey, 43% of Americans will be doing this for thankgiving...what is it?
A: Traveling somewhere
Q: What do you do too much? 8% of people said it was this, what is it?
Q: 28% of men do this at least once a year without telling their wife. What is it?
Q: 2% of people claim to do this household chore everyday... What is it?
A: Change their Sheets
Q: 1/3 of adults say they'd do it at work, if it was allowed. What is it?
A: Take a nap
Q: According to a new survey, the more of these a woman has at home, the more productive she is at work.
Q: 4 out of 5 pet owners have done this with their pet...What is it?
A: Taken a selfie
Q: According to a new survey, 76% of married people say they would do this if they ever won the lottery.
A: Stay married
Q: Almost 1/4 of fatal car accidents are caused by this. What is it?
A: Falling asleep at the wheel
Q: Two thirds of women under the age of 35 will do this between now and Christmas...what is it?
Q: 42% of Americans, or 95 million people, identify themselves as fans of this.
A: Country Music