Today’s Trivia


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Lord Acton actually said “Power TENDS TO corrupt; absolute power corrupts absolutely.” Which is much more nuanced. (source)


In July 2011 Apple Inc had more cash in the bank than the US Government. (source)


Three quarters of the cars that Roll Royce has ever produced are still on the road. (source)


The song “Happy Birthday” is copyrighted and brings in about $2m a year to the copyright holders. (source)


Where you stand in a lift reflects your social status. (source)


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  • Steve (North Shore)

    Well if there are so many weirdos in the lifts, I’m taking the stairs.
    28th floors, psycos get out at what level?

  • cows4me

    Is that the new NSA logo?

  • Harvey Wilson

    In 2011 I reckon I had more money in the bank than USA