Social circle

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Social Circle: Bugs or snow?

Published Jan. 25, 2015

A lot of Wisconsinites complain about the cold and snow, but given the choice, would we move to a warmer climate if we could? There are definitely trade offs - including that many places with higher annual temperatures also have a larger population of bugs. Which would you prefer: snow or bugs?

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Social Circle: What's your mantra?

Published Jan. 18, 2015

This week, OnMilwaukee.com asked the Social Circle member to share their mantras. The responses ranged from "gratitude" to "no wire hangers!"

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Social Circle: What have you "binge watched" lately?

Published Jan. 4, 2015

Winter brings out the couch potato in most of us, making it the ideal time to watch TV series after TV series. With that in mind, OnMilwaukee.com asked the Social Circle for its recent favorite shows to devour and feel free to confess your guilty pleasure via the Talkback feature.

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Social Circle: What's "hipster" in Milwaukee?

Published Dec. 14, 2014

Earlier this week, Lakefront Brewery's Fixed Gear beer made a list of "35 Most Hipster Things That Happened in 2014." So, OnMilwaukee.com asked the Social Circle for more examples of hipster Milwaukee.

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Social Circle: Do you prefer malls or "town centers?"

Published Dec. 7, 2014

'Tis the season for shopping, so this week, OnMilwaukee.com asked the Social Circle if it preferred enclosed malls like Mayfair or open malls like Bayshore Town Center. The opinions, as usual, were varied.

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Social Circle: Thoughts on "Black Thursday?"

Published Nov. 16, 2014

Numerous stores will be open on Thanksgiving night for pre-Black Friday shopping. This has caused great delight and disgust in people and so, this week, OnMilwaukee.com polled the Social Circle for its thoughts on shopping on Turkey Day.

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Social Circle: Where is the common ground between Milwaukeeans?

Published Nov. 9, 2014

The elections are over and Milwaukeeans are deeply divided on their thoughts and feelings about the outcome. However, there has to be a common ground between those who identify as Democrats, Republicans, Libertarians, anarchists or anything else. Right?

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Social Circle: What's your favorite doughnut shop?

Published Oct. 26, 2014

This week, OnMilwaukee.com asked the Social Circle a simple question: what's your favorite doughnut shop? The responses, as usual, were varied and not surprisingly, no one said the gas station.

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Social Circle: Did Buca di Beppo "jump the shark?"

Published Oct. 19, 2014

In recent years, the Buca di Beppo buzz seems to have simmered down and so, OnMilwaukee.com checked in with the Social Circle for its thoughts on the restaurant. What are your thoughts on Buca?

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Social Circle: Where's the best buffet in town?

Published Oct. 12, 2014

Milwaukeeans take food seriously. And many of us are thrifty. So not surprisingly, we know the best all-you-can-eat buffets in town. At least the Social Circle does.

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Social Circle: Thoughts on small plate dining?

Published Oct. 5, 2014

It's Dining Month on OnMilwaukee.com and so this week, Social Circlers were asked, aptly, a dining-related question regarding their thoughts on small plate / tapas dining.

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Social Circle: Thoughts on subtitled films

Published Sept. 28, 2014

The Milwaukee Film Festival started this week and OnMilwaukee.com asked the Social Circle members if they were more or less likely to see a subtitled film and for their thoughts on subtitled / foreign films in general.