Last week, we challenged you to name 16 recent Billboard hits after hearing just the first second of each one. But what if your pop music knowledge goes back to a simpler time, a time of compact discs and and grunge, a time when MTV still occasionally played music videos?
Let’s go back to that time. Can you guess these ’90s hits by their first second?
TODAY IN SLATE
The Irritating Confidante
John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.
My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s
Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee
Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?
Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?
Driving in Circles
The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.