Post User Polls

Archive: June 13, 2010 - June 19, 2010

Should states offer the option of execution by firing squad?

Ronnie Lee Gardner was executed by firing squad Friday, June 18, 2010 in Draper, Utah. It was the first time the state used the firing squad to carry out a death sentence in 14 years. Read the full article....

By Jodi Westrick | June 18, 2010; 12:19 PM ET | Comments (0)

Father's Day: Who is your favorite TV dad?

By Jodi Westrick | June 18, 2010; 10:59 AM ET | Comments (7)

Is Austin Spriggs getting what he deserves?

At the dizzying height of the real estate boom, Austin Spriggs had the equivalent of a golden lottery ticket: a downtown Washington townhouse on precisely the red-hot block where developers hoped to build hundreds of swanky condominiums and offices. In...

By Jodi Westrick | June 18, 2010; 8:12 AM ET | Comments (3)

Were BP 'small people' comments lost in translation?

BP Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg attempted an earnest apology Wednesday, but further angered the Gulf region when he said BP "care[s] about the small people." BP says that Svanberg's comments were misunderstood and "purely a translation matter." What do you think?...

By Andrea Caumont | June 17, 2010; 10:48 AM ET | Comments (13)

Who should get Helen Thomas's press seat?

Bloomberg and Fox are battling for Helen Thomas's White House seat. Who do you think should get it?...

By Andrea Caumont | June 17, 2010; 10:23 AM ET | Comments (8)

Should BP pay more for Gulf oil spill?

Should BP cover oil industry workers' lost wages?

By Hal Straus | June 17, 2010; 9:12 AM ET | Comments (3)

Too much tour bus congestion on the Mall?

By Jodi Westrick | June 16, 2010; 10:36 AM ET | Comments (5)

Will you watch 'Real Housewives of D.C.'?

Bravo will find out whether its "Real Housewives" franchise can succeed where MTV's "Real World" failed when our favorite state dinner crasher, Michaele Salahi, makes her debut on Thursday, Aug. 5, at 9 p.m. Read the full article. Get alerted...

By Jodi Westrick | June 15, 2010; 9:43 AM ET | Comments (16)

Is booing Mayor Adrian Fenty uncalled for?

Adrian M. Fenty wasn't even at the Academies at Anacostia graduation ceremony in the District on Friday, but when the mayor's name was mentioned, an unmistakable chorus arose: "Boo!" many in the crowd shouted. The chorus heard 'round some parts...

By Jodi Westrick | June 14, 2010; 12:39 PM ET | Comments (14)

 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2011 The Washington Post Company