Question of the Week

QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What limits should be placed on pornography?
Published on May 1st, 2008
0 comments     Soren Mitchell: "None. As long as all the people involved are enjoying themselves, I'm good with it."     Toni Seward: "I think it should stay out of family...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What should be done with the Landmark Hotel?
Published on Apr 30th, 2008
0 comments     Beth Kariel: "I like the idea of a nice hotel, personally, but I think the owners need to work it out between each other. It shouldn't just be sitting there."    ...
What's your favorite Bruce Springsteen song, and why?
Published on Apr 24th, 2008
1 comments         Jennifer Vettel: "We're going to the concert, so I need to review. Oh, it's 'Born to Run,' because it reminds me of college. I went to school in New Jersey, so there'...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Ever been attacked by a wild animal?
Published on Apr 23rd, 2008
0 comments     Miles Fowler: "I was once attacked by a feral cat. I knew this cat hung around somebody's house, so I figured it was safe. So I go over and pet it, and I didn't realize it wasn't...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- How do you keep your house safe from fires?
Published on Apr 17th, 2008
0 comments     Elizabeth Fenton: "I have a smoke alarm. I don't know what kind it is, but I know it's the kind that beeps when it's out of batteries, and anytime I burn something on the stove, it...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Who would you like to see Obama name to a cabinet post?
Published on Apr 16th, 2008
1 comments     Mike Rodi: "Michael Moore for Secretary of Interior because he's a patriot who cares a lot about the issues that Secretary of the Interior would be responsible for."  ...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Do people confess to crimes they didn't commit?
Published on Apr 9th, 2008
0 comments     Maya Cichon: "Yes, they do. I think it makes them feel less guilty about the things they might have done."     Carlton James: "Yeah, for attention."  ...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Do you have a carbon monoxide detector?
Published on Apr 9th, 2008
2 comments     Claudia Duncan: "No, our home didn't come with one, but it's new construction so I don't think we have to worry about leaks."     Gary Brown: "No, we do not. I had...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Where were you when Martin Luther King was shot?
Published on Apr 3rd, 2008
0 comments     Jerry Story: "I don't really remember. I'm trying to think of it, but I have no idea."     Peter Kleeman: "I don't remember the exact event, but I remember the...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Where do you take your garbage?
Published on Apr 2nd, 2008
0 comments Billie Dutram: "We live close enough to the Ivy landfill that we just have ours taken there." Donna Rogers: "We live out in Keswick, and we have ours picked up by Harris Disposal. They're a...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's your favorite TJ factoid?
Published on Mar 27th, 2008
0 comments     Chrissy Benninger: "He was a redhead. He had strawberry blonde hair, according to the pictures."     Christian Tamm: "The thing that comes to me is that he's the man...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Ever had anything stolen from you?
Published on Mar 26th, 2008
1 comments     Joanna Joslyn: "Someone once broke into my car and stole my purse. It cost me $350 because they also stole library books."     Serena Weaver: "I once had my wallet...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What was the last book you read?
Published on Mar 19th, 2008
0 comments     Ben Staton: "A Western book I have at home; it was called Fast Gun by Walt Coburn."     Quin Hughes: "In Cold Blood by Truman Capote."     Rebecca...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you think of Dave Leitao's departure?
Published on Mar 19th, 2008
0 comments     David Toscano: "It's kind of sad, but maybe it'll give the team a chance to do a little better."     Ken Thompson: "Sometimes it's good to let things fail so that...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you think of the Tibetan flag flap?
Published on Mar 13th, 2008
0 comments     Ernie Harper: "I think that the Charlottesville City Council should probably focus on things that a little more directly affect the City of Charlottesville."    ...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you do to conserve water?
Published on Feb 28th, 2008
1 comments     Edgar Martin: "I take shorter showers, and I don't wash my car. But I still wash my wife's car!"     Dempsey Carr: "I try not to let free water run down the drain...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- How about parking in Charlottesville?
Published on Feb 28th, 2008
0 comments     Chris Howard: "It's not that good. Other than in the [Omni] parking garage, it's hard to find a place around here."     Casey Breeden: "I work at the police...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Does Bill affect Hillary's campaign?
Published on Feb 21st, 2008
0 comments     Carlos Ferguson: "I guess my sense is that the media determine what effect he has. So they ask a couple of people, and they say, 'I don't like Bill Clinton,' and so they report that...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What should the General Assembly be doing?
Published on Feb 14th, 2008
0 comments     Jamie Clarkson: "They should pass a stricter law on animal abuse like dogfighting. I'd like to see a higher penalty."     Ally Rosen: "My boyfriend got pulled over...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Do you prefer TV or the Internet?
Published on Feb 7th, 2008
0 comments     Lisa Newman:"Neither. I'm a mother, and I'm cooking, washing dishes, and taking care of my child."     Matt Shields:"I can't remember the last time I watched TV, so...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's a fair punishment in the Balfour case?
Published on Jan 31st, 2008
0 comments     Eduardo Telles: "I personally think that she should take responsibility for it and that she shouldn't be acquitted. She should be punished, because it's neglect. Maybe jail, but...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Remember anything about Monica Lewinsky?
Published on Jan 24th, 2008
1 comments Heather Bergholz: "To each his own. I think it was kind of messed up on Bill's part because he was married."
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you think of West Main?
Published on Jan 17th, 2008
0 comments Lani Peppers-Angle: "Well, what's down there? The train station's down there, Wild Wing is down there. There are some restaurants, but they're just not restaurants I ever go to." Peyton...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Ever donate money to a political campaign?
Published on Jan 10th, 2008
0 comments Kelsey Read:"Yes, to Barack Obama when he was here. I find him very exciting. I thought it was a great event, but they're preaching to the choir, basically. It's a rally, it's going to be fantastic...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you know about moonshine?
Published on Jan 3rd, 2008
0 comments Doug Phythian: "That's homemade alcohol. It's pretty strong. It's like Everclear, right? It's supposed to be some kind of strong drink." Mike Auerbach: "I think of The Dukes of Hazzard, those...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's your prediction for 2008?
Published on Dec 20th, 2007
2 comments Andrew Ellis: "The heightened risk of going to war in Iran." Cristian Keighley: "The collapse of the two-party system in America." Stephanie Tanner: "Lots more pollution and lots more expensive...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's in your DVD player?
Published on Dec 13th, 2007
0 comments       Will Duvall: "Currently, Gladiator." Barbara McMullen: "A British television series from Netflix called A Midsummer Nightmare." Charles Hendricks: "...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- Ever had pedestrian troubles?
Published on Dec 6th, 2007
0 comments     Robert Hobart:"I was crossing the road over by Team Tires looking for cars behind me when I ran into a car that was slowly moving toward me. It scared the lady. She wanted to take...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you know about Hogwaller?
Published on Nov 29th, 2007
0 comments "> James Hill: "They should put a series of apartment complexes there and give those people new homes. It just looks tacky, and it smells like cr*p because of the sewer treatment system that's...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What do you know about the housing slump?
Published on Nov 22nd, 2007
0 comments     Moira Gehring: "I know we can't sell our house in Woodstock, Vermont. If you want to buy a house, it's a great house. It's been on the market for over a year, but it's still a great...