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?

 

India has bases in Antarctica for its research programs. (source)

 

Zildjian, the company that makes cymbals for your drum kit, is one of the oldest companies in the world. (source)

 

A kids basketball tournament in 1974 had a game so lopsided it was won 272-0. And one kid scored all 272 points. (source)

 

There’s video footage of Mark Twain, shot by Thomas Edison. (source)

 

Walt Disney World is twice the size of Manhattan. (source)

 


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  • Michael

    Dave Grohl used only Zildjian cymbals when he was a drummer in Nirvana.

    Edit: Link to item 2.

    • James Howlett

      Yeah I kind of phoned it in tonight. Win for Michael!

      • Wasapilot

        Taylor Hawkins the Foo fighters drummer, uses Zildjian cymbals too

  • twr

    Is it too obvious that Dave Grohl was the drummer for Nirvana?

    • James Howlett

      Really it should be harder than this, but you guys deserve a break :)

  • BM

    Dog poo

  • Nige.

    dave grohls hero is james hetfield from the band metallica who recently played a gig in antarctica, link to 1.

  • Nige.

    dave grohl has a tshirt on with some reference to a kids sporting event.

    link to 3

  • Nige.

    The foo fighters were regulars on letterman David letterman has a “mark twain prize for american humor”

    link to four

  • Nige.

    there is a foo fighters cover band called Manhattan. link to 5.

  • Nige.

    cant find a link for number 2…

  • Wendy

    Dave Grohl is my celebrity crush.
    That is all.

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