If our parents or president can’t provide the answers, Americans turn to Google.
After last night’s historic upset, many people searched online for help understanding what just happened. Some, it appeared, were looking for facts. Others wanted emotional reassurance that the electoral map that they were looking was somehow, magically, wrong.
First and foremost, Americans wanted to know basic facts about their often confusing electoral system:
from Mashable! http://mashable.com/2016/11/09/election-night-google-searches/?utm_campaign=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial&utm_cid=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial