Today’s Trivia




In 1998 the Williams sisters challenged men ranked lower than 200 in the world to play them at tennis. A German ranked 203 played a round of gold, had a couple of beers, and… (source)


The Skylab 4 crew undertook the first mutiny in space in 1973. (source)


Darth Vader and Anakin Skywalker were originally meant to be two separate characters. Spoiler alert: they are not. (source)


Although it seems to be constantly at war with all sorts of people, the US has officially declared war 11 times, though really only 5 if you wrap up the WWI declarations and WWII declarations. (source)


There is a weird forest in Poland with 400 trees all bent at their bases 90 degrees to the north. (source)

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