Today’s Trivia

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Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

 

The neon light from the Silver Slipper casino was visible from Howard Hughes bedroom, annoying him. Did he complain the the council? No, like any billionaire worth his salt he bought the casino and moved the neon light to a better spot himself. (source)

 

Until 2003 the London Post Office operated an underground network of driverless trains to move mail between sorting offices. (source)

 

Stephen Fry spent time in prison for credit card fraud. (source)

 

German’s don’t regard Schwarzenegger’s accent as tough. (source)

 

The US Navy commissioned a man to break the British-held world record for number of aircraft carrier landings. He got 2/3rds of the way (c.1600 landings) and had a nervous breakdown. (source)


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