Did You Know…

Physician's Money Digest, October15 2003, Volume 10, Issue 19

(Wall Street Journal, 2003)

98%—Percentage of US House of Representatives incumbents who arereelected.

(J. D.Powers and Associates, 2003)

541 —Average monthly usage in minutes for a cell-phone owner.

(Editor & Publisher, 2003)

63%—Percentage of Americans who say they read a Sunday newspaper.

(www.hschange.org, 2003)

31%—Percentage of physicians who are not accepting new Medicarepatients.

(College Board, 2003)

1026 —Average SAT score for a 2003/2004 incoming college freshman.

(Washington Post, 2003)

$60.5 million —Charitable donations raised by this year's Jerry LewisMuscular Dystrophy Telethon.

New York Times

(Rasmussen Reports, 2003)

46%—Percentage of Americans who believe that information reportedin the is "reliable."

Fox News

(Rasmussen Reports, 2003)

72%—Percentage of Americans who believe that information reportedby is "reliable."

(Rasmussen Reports, 2003)

66%—Percentage of Americans who oppose gay and lesbian marriage.

(Rasmussen Reports, 2003)

70%—Percentage of Americans who would support or accept thelifestyle of a gay or lesbian friend.