Category Archives: Polls

Now Knowing That This Year’s World Cup Soccer Tourney Is Being Held In Brazil- An Over/Under Death Poll

Craig Kimberley told me yesterday in the GloucesterCast Podcast that this year’s World Cup Soccer tournament is being held in Brazil. After seeing some of the riots that happen at regular season soccer matches in Brazil I can’t even begin … Continue reading

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How In The World Did Yodeling Ever Become A Thing?

Will you look at this guy?  Seems like a nice enough bloke right?  Meet him on the street in plainclothes, love to tip one back with him. But then you put him in the lederhosen, tights, bib, funny hat, I … Continue reading

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Paper vs Plastic: Some Facts

Bob Velo from Crosbys Market stated in the Gloucester Daily Times article that the cost for plastic bags are 3 cents vs 10 cents for paper bags. Tax data cast doubt on claims about declining use of plastic bags in … Continue reading

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Where do you stand on the Town Of Manchester’s Plastic Bag Ban?

January 29, 2014 Impact of bag ban? Thin in Manchester By James NiedzinskiStaff Writer MANCHESTER — The use of the plastic shopping bag was formally wrapped up when the town’s ban went into effect at the start of the month, … Continue reading

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GMG Contributor Craig Kimberley Asks- “Has The Blog Gone Too Soft?”

He notes a whole lot of estrogen taking over and says he wants to take a stand and take it back in 2014. What do you guys think? Has GMG lost it’s edge?  Does it need to have an edge?  … Continue reading

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Today! The Eastern Coyote in New England Sponsored by Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary Sat, Jan 11, 2014

I hope Kim Or Paul or both go to this and get some interesting info to share. This is what I know about coyotes: If there was a child attacked by a coyote the news media would blast it all … Continue reading

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In The Battle For Most Picturesque Photo Location Who You Got Between The Burnham House In Essex and Motif No 1 and The Paint Factory

So Anthony Marks Photo This Morning Of The Burnham House Got Me To Thinking… In The Battle For More Picturesque Photo Location Who You Got Between The Burnham House In Essex and Motif No 1 in Rockport and The Paint … Continue reading

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The Daily Traveler Chimes in On Gloucester’s Most Beautiful Lobster Trap Tree (and those other horribly misfigured Lobster trap trees from other places)

This Is a Thing? Lobster Trap Christmas Trees Are Serious Business in New England By Jennifer M. Wood December 7, 2013, 11:00 AM We’re always excited to discover a Christmas tree that isn’t a “tree” at all. Like the one … Continue reading

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Update: Amazon Offering Chromecast for $30 Black Friday Plus $6 In Google Play Store Credits! Poll- Has Anyone Here Cut Their Cable and/or Land Line Phone?

Just saw that Amazon is offering the Chromecast for $30 for Black Friday Today and giving $6 in Google Play Store Credits making the Chromecast an absolute no brainer steal stocking stuffer-  Here’s the Deal At Amazon For $30 this … Continue reading

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Poll- What’s Worse? Bad Pistachio or Bad Oyster

Ever be sitting down in front of the TV eating pistachios just enjoying the shit out of them and then run into that one bad one that ruins you for pistachios for years.  I can’t even begin to describe that … Continue reading

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James Dowd Breaks Down Our "unoffical" just-for-fun completely non-scientific poll (Surprise Our Margin Of Error Was Better Than Gallup)

James writes- You guys aren’t going to believe this- But your average margin of error for your “unofficial” just-for-fun completely non-scientific poll was 2.48. That’s better than Rassmussen That’s better than Gallup The only four errors of the poll were, … Continue reading

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Poll- Should Dogs Be Alowed Off Leash On Gloucester Beaches From Sepember 16th To April 30th?

In light of the petition to allow dogs off leash on Gloucester public beaches how do you feel about the subject? Below the poll is the petition and where you can go to sign it. Toby and I discuss it … Continue reading

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Good Morning Gloucester 2013 City of Gloucester Election Poll and Voting Info

Comments on this post are disabled. This is strictly a poll and any comments endorsing one candidate or another on this post will not be posted. Your votes in our poll are however, greatly appreciated It will be interesting to … Continue reading

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Critical Question of The Day- If you had to be stuck talking to stinky guy or curmudgeon guy which would you rather?

Here’s the scenario: You absolutely have to spend time in close quarters to one of two people. One. a person that absolutely reeks of body odor and overall stench and every time yo take a breath you inhale the rottenness. … Continue reading

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October 2, 2013 Good Morning Gloucester City of Gloucester Election Poll

Comments on this post are disabled.  This is strictly a poll and any comments endorsing one candidate or another on this post will not be posted. Your votes in our poll are however, greatly appreciated

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Poll- @TheSteveDuJour Has Set The Over/Under On Days Til The First Story About A Person Getting Lost In A Corn Maze Makes Headlines At 7 Days

Just as sure as there’s a New Year’s Eve, A Memorial Day and Labor Day, every year we get treated to the annual story about a person or group of persons who get lost in a corn maze and police … Continue reading

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In light of the recent iPhone releases of the 5c and 5s a poll for iPhone users or potential iPhone users

I’m fairly confident that we can all agree that smartphones of today including Apple’s iPhones and the high end Android phones are incredible marvels of innovation, productivity and communication powerhouses. The iPhone is a great phone, the android powered Samsung … Continue reading

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Interesting Results In The “Will You Carry On A Phone Conversation While Peeing Or Pooping” Poll

While just over 50% of people polled said they wouldn’t carry on a phone conversation while pooping 10% fewer said they would carry on a phone conversation while peeing. Do these people think that the person on the other end … Continue reading

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Poll- Do You Know What Froyo Means?

When speaking to my boy Craig Kimberley night before last I told him that I was on my way to Cafe Bishco with Beasley and Amandacakes for some Froyo. His response? “What are you speaking, Hobbit?” Then again in the … Continue reading

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Vote For Your Choice For New Dri- Fit GMG Shirts

All I wear down the dock from Spring To Fall are Dry fit moisture wicking short and long sleeve shirts.  High quality, moisture and odor control for comfort. Cotton T-Shirts are only comfy under the most perfect of conditions.  Dry-Fit … Continue reading

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Standers vs Sitters On Pavilion Beach. Is There really any debate on this one?

Rick Terselic submits- Hi Joey:  There was a significant amount of friction between the folks on Pavilion Beach during the Greasy Pole competitions this weekend. I’m of the old school that says standing room only!  The sitters were not only … Continue reading

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McElhenny Steals The Show With This Potential Nose Pick

Kim Smith sells out Cape Ann Community Cinema with her riveting Butterfly movie and all anyone wants to talk about is this picture from the after-party. Not less than 37 emails all asking if in fact that move in the … Continue reading

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endangered and threatened species from mary barker- and a Poll

Hi Joey, I had the unexpected pleasure of finding some Snowy Egrets, which are a threatened species, while I was killing some time in Ipswich last week.  One male was vying for the attention of 2 females.  He was putting … Continue reading

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Help Me Decide Which Color For The New GMG Caps

I’m ordering some crazy high quality hi stitch count GMG Caps but need help deciding the color.  I’m only ordering 24 with the mesh back because those are the caps I prefer but I know our readership will probably prefer … Continue reading

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What percentage of helicopter parents would ever admit to being helicopter parents?

You know those people who are up every teacher’s butt thinking their kid is 2000th percentile and their gifted child deserves special treatment and if the kid scrapes his knee have to take them to the hospital? My guess is … Continue reading

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