Today’s Trivia



There is a word for the opposite of ‘ambidextrous’. It is possible to be ‘ambisinister’, that is, equally rubbish with both hands. (source)


In Nigeria there aren’t that many cookies for kids so their version of Sesame Street has a ‘Yam Monster’ instead. (source)


Iran may not be as bad as all that – they have banned the mullet. (source)


Before he shot Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth was already famous across the US as an actor. (source)


A man named James Cameron, who died in 2006, was the only person known to have survived a lynching attempt. (source)