Today’s Trivia

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There are several species of animal that have not actual been proven to die of old age. ‘Negligible Senescence’ refers to the lack of symptoms of ageing, which results in the extreme lengths of time these species can live. (source)

 

A moment was actually a unit of time, 1/40th of an hour. (source)

 

France won the Olympic Silver medal for Cricket in 1900. This is the only time Cricket has been an Olympic sport. (source)

 

The Rolling Stone has a tendency to change its negative reviews to positive if the acts or bands turn out to be successful. Examples include Led Zeppelin, Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’, and the Beatles ‘Let it Be’ (source)

 

In 2006 a man hired a hitman to take out his wife. Wife strangled the hit man with her bare hands. Husband probably counted himself lucky the cops caught up with him before she did. (source)


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