Question of the Day

Nov 14, 2016

On Thursday, we asked: Final tallies are still coming in, but it looks as if Hillary Clinton will become the fifth presidential candidate to win the popular vote but lose the electoral vote in US History. Name the other four candidates.

Answer: Andrew Jackson, Samuel Tilden, Grover Cleveland, and Al Gore. Congrats to David Daniel for answering first. Honorable mention goes to John Wall who would've got the answers right had he read the question correctly: He provided the names of the canidates who won the electoral vote but lost the popular vote and not the other way around. (John Quincy Adams, Rutherford B. Hayes, Benjamin Harrison, and George W Bush.

Today's question of the day: Jay-Z's classic "The Black Album" was released 13 years ago today. Many consider it to be his crowning achievement, but to Jay himself it only ranks third amid his repetoire. According to a 2013 blog post (along with various interviews) what is Jay-Z's favorite Jay-Z album?

As always, click here to tweet your answer to @MuckRack. We’ll announce the winners tomorrow!

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reporter covering music tech + politics. bylines @FastCompany @Guardian @thedailybeast @Stereogum I wrote @propublica's fracking song

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