I’ve always liked how WordPress.com allowed you to have polls and added into the WordPress interface. So I was really pleased when I found this plug-in that adds the exact same functionality to a WordPress.org blog. And of course I have a screenie for you:
Though their is one more step, you need to sign up for a polldaddy account and type in your polldaddy username & password in. Other than that though it provides the same experience for WordPress.org bloggers as the WordPress.com bloggers.