Question of the Day

Jun 10, 2014

Yesterday's question of the day asked: This media mogul was a conservative commentator before switching to liberal politics, and in 2005 she launched an online news platform that's changed the way we get news from the web. Who is she? That would be Arianna Huffington!

Congratulations to Marty Ray for being the very first to answer that right!

Honorable mentions also go out to Becky Yerak of the Chicago TribuneHiram Reisner, Craig Pittman of the Tampa Bay TimesAlva Lewis of Political Rust PressSusan E. Matthews with Everyday HealthEdward TennerPam Tobey of the Washington Post, Lisa Batchelder, financial journalist Brad Allen,‏ Thomas Feyer with the New York TimesDagmar EbaughPaul DelColleIrene DeBlasioAustin Cross of CBS NewsRachel RohRon CasalottiKenny Sui-Fung YimCarrie GrayKaren Hansen of RTDNAJillian Chertok, ‏Derry London of News 19 WLTXJackie HurwitzJennifer MasciaHollywood Highlands, freelance writer Michele Hackshall, and health/beauty journalist Charlotte LoBuono for also answering correctly!

And for today's question: This media mogul was born into poverty, but earned her first job doing news part-time after she won the Miss Black Tennessee pageant and caught a local station's attention. Who is she?

Click here to tweet your answer to @MuckRack. Remember, you must spell an answer correctly to be counted! We’ll announce the winners tomorrow!

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