As a little election-season fun, see if you can guess what the Electoral College result will be.
✔ Start Date = Today
✔ End Date = Friday October 14th at end of day
✔ Winner = Whoever is closest to the actual electoral vote is the winner.
✔ Open to = The contest is open to all registered SI users, but the Editors, Moderators, etc. are not eligible for the prize (only bragging rights).
✔ Prize = $25.00 Amazon Gift card for electoral college. Example: Clinton 290 to Trump 247. Use the helpful 270toWin to model.
✔ Tie-breakers and Bonus prizes:
- Pick who will win the Senate. Example: Republicans 52 to Democrats 48. Extra $2.00 added to the winner if correct party guessed.
- Pick who will win the House. Example: Republicans 234 to Democrats 201. Extra $2.00 added to the winner if correct party guessed.
- Pick who will win the House seat of your own Congressional district for an extra $1.
✔ Winner potential prize up to $30.
✔ Caveat: Contest must have at least 10 eligible submissions. SI moderator or admin posts will not be counted as an eligible submission.
✔ Multiple submissions permitted, but only your latest revision will be counted.
✔ No electioneering on the contest thread!
✔ Canadians may submit entries (the Don Johnson rule)