How to Fix the Oscars: A Shorter Broadcast and No Politics

Fan favorites as nominees, performers also go a long way in drawing viewers to awards shows in general

Interactive: Seen, Read, Heard

In 2018’s nonstop news cycle, here’s what headlines broke through in Morning Consult surveys

Consumers Drawn to Streaming of Animated Films -- Like All Movie Genres

Poll comes as Netflix prepares to start Roald Dahl animation project

44% Plurality Say Kevin Hart Was Right to Exit as Oscars Host

But public is split over the Academy’s alleged ultimatum that he apologize for homophobic tweets or step down

Armed With Digital Ad Tools, Advocacy Groups to Spend More on Issue Ads in 2019

Partisan organizations are looking beyond a gridlocked Congress to 2020 presidential election

Polling Suggests Support Among Voters for Harsher Wall Street Messaging

Democrats are likely to sharpen their rhetoric toward big banks and Wall Street ahead of 2020

Is Administration Officials’ Use of Private Email OK? Depends on Your Party

Democrats, GOP see actions by Ivanka Trump, Hillary Clinton in starkly different light

More Voters Linking Human Activity to Climate Change

Almost a third of GOP voters place a great deal of trust in Trump on climate change

The Standout Holiday Films for Every Age Group

‘Rudolph’ reigns among all respondents, but ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ outperforms among young adults

No, ‘Die Hard’ Isn’t a Christmas Movie, Most People Say

One-quarter in poll say the Bruce Willis flick is a holiday film; 62% say it isn’t