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The Burning Question*: Do you watch cinema trailers?

It’s Monday, so let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

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WE KNOW HOW you feel. It’s Monday, you have the whole week looming ahead, and you have a lot on your plate.

So do like we do here in HQ and get stuck into a serious debate on one of life’s most pressing issues.


This week: A cinema trip can be quite the event. You’ve pre-purchased tickets, bought copious amounts of popcorn and chocolate (which you may or may not mix) and struggled with your 2 litre fizzy drink until you get to your seat. For some, the movie experience is not complete without paying full attention to the trailers. But for others, it is a pointless activity and that time should be spent talking, eating or – for some extremists – travelling to the theatre.

Which side of the fence do you land on?

Glued to them…

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Couldn’t care less…

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Vote here: To watch or not?

Poll Results:

I could take 'em or leave 'em (1278)
They are a pointless waste of time (884)
I live for the trailers (631)
Can't we all just get along? (204)

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