Today’s Trivia




There is a black hole near the centre of our galaxy that seems to be acting unusually, turns out black holes are not a one way street in the way we often understand. (source)


It is illegal to home school in Germany. Home schooled children may be removed from their homes and the parents can be jailed. (source)


The UAE has about 2.19 men to every woman – the highest ratio in the world. (source)


Al Gore’s house uses 20 times the electricity of the average US home. (source)


Tammy Cooper of Texas was arrested and spent a night in the cells for allowing her kids to play outside unsupervised. She was reported by a helpful neighbour. (source)


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  • Cremster

    UAE has “Too many dicks on the dancefloor” (Flight of the Conchords song)

    • Wow.

      I am in awe.

    • James Howlett

      Precisely. Good effort Cremster.