Archive - Poll

November 21st, 2008

batsignal2000's picture

What would you do in a group situation with a person who has to one-up everyone or strives to make a nasty negative comment?

Beat them sensless.
14% (9 votes)
Call them out in front of everyone and embarrass them.
17% (11 votes)
Return fire with the exact same attitude, Give them a taste of their own medicine.
24% (15 votes)
Pull them aside and explain your feelings.
24% (15 votes)
Tell them you feel sorry for them then leave and never come back?
21% (13 votes)
Total votes: 63

November 19th

YugiDean's picture

For the gift-giving Holiday(s) you celebrate, you...

knit gifts for everybody.
6% (4 votes)
knit gifts only for those people you're closest to.
57% (38 votes)
don't knit for anyone (you reserve knitting for the no-pressure, non-Holiday time).
28% (19 votes)
don't give gifts at all; the Holidays are too materialistic.
1% (1 vote)
knit extra things...FOR YOURSELF!
7% (5 votes)
don't actually celebrate any gift-giving Holidays.
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 67

November 4th

wesley's picture

How long did you stand in line to vote

Didn't have to wait
47% (45 votes)
1- 15 minutes
29% (28 votes)
16 min - 1 hour
17% (16 votes)
61 min - 2hour
6% (6 votes)
More than 2 hour
1% (1 vote)
Total votes: 96

August 24th

ChazH's picture

When you buy yarn in skeins or on spools, do you ever wind into balls by hand?

I wouldn't deign to buying yarn in a skein or on a spool. Just call me "Swift Hank."
3% (2 votes)
Yes, to see if its defective anywhere inside before I start knitting.
20% (16 votes)
Yes, so it will fit better into my yarntainer, bag, or work area.
30% (24 votes)
Only when the skein or spool gets near the end and the yarn loses stability.
33% (26 votes)
Only to make my cat a playtoy.
1% (1 vote)
I've never hand wound a ball of yarn.
13% (10 votes)
Total votes: 79

April 29th

garyhrx's picture

If Men Who Knit organized a convention would you attend?

I would attend, provide organizational and financial support.
22% (11 votes)
I would attend and be considered for the planning committee.
32% (16 votes)
I would attend and give knitting,crochet, spinning classes.
26% (13 votes)
I could not attend but would consider planning and sponsoring the event.
2% (1 vote)
I am not interested in a convention at this time.
18% (9 votes)
Total votes: 50

grandcarriage's picture

Are you knitting your Mom something for Mother's Day

8% (1 vote)
17% (2 votes)
17% (2 votes)
0% (0 votes)
58% (7 votes)
Total votes: 12

April 20th

jedwards's picture

how many guys would like to meet once a week on yahoo and form a knitting group conference

i would like to join
20% (9 votes)
i might join
44% (20 votes)
no i would not like to join
36% (16 votes)
Total votes: 45

March 11th

StuartWS's picture

What if MWK did a scarf exchange? Would you be interested in participating??

86% (83 votes)
14% (14 votes)
Total votes: 97

February 13th

purlyman's picture

What if we did write a knitting book as a group? Would you want to:

Contribute to and buy the book
68% (180 votes)
Contribute to but not buy the book
2% (5 votes)
Buy but not contribute to the book
27% (72 votes)
Neither buy nor contribute to the book
2% (6 votes)
Total votes: 263

January 10th

Kenny's picture


16% (10 votes)
76% (48 votes)
Yes for the present, but no for the PERIOD
8% (5 votes)
Total votes: 63