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Today in History


On this day, in 1966, Myra Hindley and Ian Brady were found guilty of the Moors Murders.

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Faces of the day

The NZ Hip Hop-eration crew Photo-joholmes.com

The NZ Hip Hop-eration crew


Today’s faces of the day are New Zealands Hip Hop-eration crew. My parents watched their DVD and raved about them to me. I must admit I am loving what I have seen. Inspiring stuff.

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Word of the day

The word for today is…

quotient (noun) –  The number obtained by dividing one quantity by another. In 45 Ă· 3 = 15, 15 is the quotient.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : “Number of times one quantity is contained in another,” mid-15th century, from Latin quotiens “how often? how many times?; as often as,” pronominal adverb of time, from quot “how many?”

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 5

15Drink water from your own well–share your love only with your wife.

Tuesday nightCap

Berlin, not long after WWII ended.  Colourised.  Due to the Russian signs, I suspect the Russian quarter.



Today’s Trivia


via pitchfork.com

via pitchfork.com


Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?


The San Benedicto Rock Wren went from non-endangered to extinct in the space of about a minute in 1952. (source)


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I suspect the adrenalin high is unbeatable


Thick as two planks, but at least he’ll never be lonely