A recent poll shows again that the nation is split in thirds on gay marriage (with one third supporting civil unions but not marriage). 46% of Republicans support either marriage or civil unions! And there’s the usual age related pattern as well. HRC has some more encouraging polling. (.pdf) But there have been a bunch of anti-marriage and civil unions legislation introduced in the states – if you see your state on that list, write your representative!
Netflix published the averaging bandwidth of their customers with different ISPs. Unfortunately the chart is a little hard to read, but I think that’s Time Warner near the top? (Time Warner and AT&T are, annoyingly, very very close in color…)
An article on Slate about Kickstarter. Kickstarter is a really cool idea (get people to fund your project, nobody pays if you don’t reach your funding goal), and I chipped in for the Hip-Hip Word Count because I love me some data 🙂
Health care reform: not exactly popular but support for repeal is not particularly strong.