Previous polls

09 April 2014

Do you trust online traders on classifieds sites?

Yes, as long as they are transparent 19% 1840 votes


No, too much risk 51% 5020 votes


I look online, but buy face to face 31% 3047 votes


08 April 2014

Is an app that lets users shed virtual weight harmful?

Yes, people are already obsessed with their body image 41% 3209 votes


No, people don’t take apps seriously 30% 2347 votes


Glossy magazines demean women enough 29% 2321 votes


07 April 2014

Do you think Shrien Dewani will get a fair trial in South Africa?

Yes 87% 14148 votes


No 13% 2189 votes


05 April 2014

Paying for petrol before putting it in your car:

Eliminates nasty surprises 13% 2583 votes


Stops people driving off without paying 28% 5656 votes


Makes it difficult if you want to fill up 60% 12153 votes


04 April 2014

Do you think poisoning rhino horns is a good idea?

Yes, if it helps with poaching 40% 6105 votes


No, people may die 2% 248 votes


As long as it does not hurt the rhino 58% 8827 votes


03 April 2014

Service delivery protests are:

Indicative of the government's failure to deliver 65% 9536 votes


The easiest way for people to vent frustration 8% 1124 votes


An excuse for criminality 28% 4109 votes


02 April 2014

Would you ever consider posting an aftersex selfie on social media?

No, that’s disgusting 74% 14812 votes


Yes, my friends will love it 12% 2433 votes


What is a selfie? 14% 2875 votes


01 April 2014

Should journalists be openly affiliated to political parties?

Yes, all citizens can be 17% 1853 votes


No, it may compromise editorial integrity 66% 7078 votes


Depends on their role 16% 1735 votes


31 March 2014

Is the Nkandla Style song better than the original?

Much better 52% 5063 votes


Just as stupid 41% 3935 votes


Not nearly as good 7% 646 votes


31 March 2014

How do you feel about Gareth Cliff leaving 5FM?

It was his time to go. 25% 4168 votes


Absolute madness. 20% 3319 votes


Is this a joke? 20% 3377 votes


I’m glad it’s over. 36% 6076 votes


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