Today’s Trivia

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Tofu is just soy milk “cheese”, whereas regular cheese is made from animal milk. (source)


A Hong Kong billionaire has offered $65m to any man able to woo and marry his lesbian daughter. (source)


Winston Churchill once defined tact as “the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such as way that they look forward to the trip.” (source)


After the first Hiroshima atomic bombing in Japan, one Hiroshima policeman went to Nagasaki to teach police about ducking after the atomic flash. As a result of this timely warning, not a single Nagasaki policeman died in Nagasaki’s atomic blast. (source)


A vomitorium is a passage situated below or behind a tier of seats in an amphitheatre or a stadium, through which big crowds can exit rapidly at the end of a performance. (source)




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  • OT Richter

    And here’s me thinking that a vomitorium is an antichamber at a Labour conference.