Question of the Week

QUESTION OF THE WEEK- How have you changed since the recent downtown break-ins?
Published on Nov 15th, 2007
0 comments     Rowan Bruce: "As far as precautions go, in the house we haven't installed any alarms or anything, but we're trying to keep more of an open mind now as far as keeping all the doors...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What part of town do you avoid because of the traffic?
Published on Nov 8th, 2007
0 comments     Tim Bowring:"Pantops. I commute from Richmond, and I avoid it in the morning because you can just sit there. I just go to the next exit at Rt. 20."     Mela Cosic: "...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Who's your favorite movie family?
Published on Nov 1st, 2007
0 comments     Joyce Geiger:"The Redgraves: Vanessa, Lynn, and Michael."     Hunter Chorey: "The Phoenix family– River, Joaquin, Summer, and Rain."     Astrid...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Who's your favorite movie family?
Published on Nov 1st, 2007
0 comments     Joyce Geiger:"The Redgraves: Vanessa, Lynn, and Michael."     Hunter Chorey: "The Phoenix family– River, Joaquin, Summer, and Rain."     Astrid...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What would you pay to see your favorite band?
Published on Oct 25th, 2007
0 comments     Sarah Johnston: "I paid $60 for a Red Hot Chili Peppers ticket."     John Echols: "I'd probably go $100 to see Alabama."     Kaylah Horne: "I guess...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Do you plan to vote in the upcoming election?
Published on Oct 18th, 2007
0 comments     Roger Adams: "I am voting in the election. It's our duty, of course, and one of the few things we can do to express our opinon."     Kyle Redinger: "I haven't looked...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What makes a good radio DJ?
Published on Oct 11th, 2007
0 comments     Randy Thompson: "I listen to satellite radio now, and there aren't many DJs on there, but my old pet peeve was the time and temperature DJs. That's pretty much what they did all day...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What should be built on the Water Street lots?
Published on Oct 4th, 2007
1 comments     David Ferreira: "Maybe some visitors' centers, covering the different historical aspects, to keep people in town instead of having to truck all around."     Nicole...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What were you doing during the "Summer of Love"?
Published on Sep 27th, 2007
0 comments     Elizabeth Levaca:"I was making ham and cheese sandwiches for all of those people who were in Tent City, which was this enormous anti-war demonstration on the Mall in Washington, D.C...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's the most important issue in the Commonwealth's Attorney race?
Published on Sep 20th, 2007
0 comments     Claire Fornaro:"I guess Albemarle County school issues. I have two school-age children and safety is a big concern."     Tom Fussell: "Gangs. And I also think he...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Got any tips for the new owner of the old Clear Channel radio stations?
Published on Sep 13th, 2007
0 comments     Felecia Chavez:"Keep the commercials on a lower volume. When the commercials come on, they just seem to be a lot louder than what's necessary."     Judy Barlow: "For...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- How could the Tech shootings have been prevented?
Published on Sep 6th, 2007
0 comments     Joe Sherrill: "Unfortunately, I don't think it could have been prevented because most public institutions don't allow students to protect themselves with their own privately owned...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's an appropriate sentence for Michael Vick?
Published on Aug 30th, 2007
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QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's your favorite local radio station?
Published on Aug 23rd, 2007
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QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Which crime would you like to see solved?
Published on Aug 16th, 2007
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QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What year would you go back to?
Published on Aug 9th, 2007
0 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Aarti Gala...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's your best amusement park experience?
Published on Jul 26th, 2007
0 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Lee Bibb: "The...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What are you reading this summer?
Published on Jul 21st, 2007
2 comments Now the popular print feature is videocast online!       Kristy Mangold: "[The Adventures of] Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain. It's pretty good. I like the descriptions best...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you think of Virginia's no-parole rule?
Published on Jul 19th, 2007
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QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you know about the Katie Worsky case?
Published on Jul 12th, 2007
0 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Maury Early: "How tragic it was, and how you wish they would find her."  ...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Who's your favorite eccentric?
Published on Jul 5th, 2007
0 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Mike Szlamowicz: "I'm going to have to go with Dean from O-...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's the best thing about summer camp?
Published on Jun 28th, 2007
0 comments Now the popular print feature is videocast online!     Chirayu Plascha: "It's a time away from their parents; it's a time away from school. It's a time where you can implement that...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- How 'bout those animal pictures on the Downtown Mall?
Published on Jun 7th, 2007
0 comments A botched version of this "Question of the Week" ran in the June 7 issue of the Hook. It has been corrected and re-run in this issue. –editor     Sharon Lintz: "I dig it, except...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- When did you last ride a bicycle?
Published on May 31st, 2007
0 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Anna Lee Taylor: "It's been quite a few years. Probably 40...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What would you ask Queen Elizabeth II?
Published on May 24th, 2007
12 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Andrew Culbertson: "I'd ask the Queen her...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Do you have any thoughts on Jerry Falwell's death?
Published on May 17th, 2007
6 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Anne Metz:"I think the fact...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Do you use film or a digital camera?
Published on May 10th, 2007
0 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Pete Cross: "If I...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Who's your favorite artist?
Published on May 3rd, 2007
0 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Turner Lisle: "Christo. The stuff he did in Central Park...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's the best way to remember the Virginia Tech victims?
Published on Apr 26th, 2007
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QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Where were you when you heard about Virginia Tech?
Published on Apr 19th, 2007
0 comments Now videocast online at readthehook.com     Julian Molitz: "At work in the morning." "."  ...