Affiliated scholar and PRRI board member Dr. Melissa Deckman discusses the gender gap in libertarianism today.
Welcome to the Morning Buzz, PRRI’s morning dose of religion-related news with a shot of data – because what doesn’t liven up a morning round-up like some public opinion numbers?
If your cat needs a birthday present, may I suggest this?
Our new survey finds large gender gaps on men and women’s expectations for Valentine’s Day. Men are twenty points more likely than women to predict that they will have sex tomorrow. Check out the rest of the survey here.
Meanwhile, another survey shows that Millennials are the most stressed generation.
It may seem like a harmless click to you, but Facebook un-friending has real-life consequences.
Several American women – including comedian Sarah Silverman’s sister, who is a rabbi, and niece – were detained at the Western Wall for wearing a prayer shawl traditionally reserved for men. Men and women both pray at the wall, but in separate sections and under rules set by a body appointed and funded by the government, and headed by an ultra-Orthodox rabbi. A majority (53%) of American Jews say Ultra-Orthodox control of religious life in Israel is a major problem.
Sarah Palin would have been an unusual addition to al-Jazeera’s lineup, to say the least. But alas, it was not to be. (Thanks to Tom for sending this in!)
This makes the fatal assumption that Mountain Dew is NOT a breakfast drink.