Today’s Trivia



That the first ever Millionaire on Who wants to be a Millionaire made it to the million dollar question without using any of his life lines and used the “phone a friend” to call his dad saying he won. (source)  


That five-year-olds that have four or more servings of soda daily are 100% more aggressive than those five-year-olds that don’t drink any soda according to a study by Columbia University. (source)


That the Starship Enterprise uses barcode scanners as controls. (source)


In 2009, Wikipedia banned The Church of Scientology from editing any articles. (source)


The Daleks, the main antagonists on Doctor Who, were intended to be an allegory for the Nazis. (source)




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  • “The Church of Scientology”

    That, and a certain cereal manufacturer who used to be Len Brown’s predecessor…

    or something close to it, anyway.

  • spanish_tudor

    Pic is of L. Ron Hubbard, founder of Church of Scientology

  • Guest

    Pic is of L. Ron Hubbard, founder of the Church of Scientology.

  • rrroberto

    The Auckland Unitary Plan was written by B grade sci-fi writer L.Ron Hubbard, and the Daleks were modeled on L.Brown once mere of Auckland

    • James Growley

      Its now called the “Urinary Plan” because most of us want to urinate on it………..

      • rrroberto

        apologies, but vice versa, I think its a Urinary Plan because the council is pissing on us. Perhaps a total rethink is in order, how about the Auckand Defecation Plan cos most people think its crap?