Who Knew WashU? 10.7.20

Question: In past election cycles, Washington University has regularly served as the host for a debate. Which of these debates held on campus had the most viewers?

Joe Biden and Sarah Palin debate in 2008. (Photo: Washington University)

C) The 2008 vice presidential debate between Joe Biden and Sarah Palin had the most viewers, with about 69.9 million. It was also the first time that WashU hosted a vice presidential debate.

Congrats to this week’s winner, Rebecca Lin, a student at the School of Medicine, who will receive an “I Knew WashU” luggage tag!

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