Today’s Trivia

 

via overthinkingit.com

via overthinkingit.com

 

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?

 

Brazil has a system to distribute women’s breast milk around the country to those who don’t have any. (source)

 

Until 1986, if you worked for the company that makes Bud, you could drink as much beer as you liked during the work day. (source)

 

The USSR did a version of The Hobbit. (source)

 

The minimum wage in the UK depends on age. (source)

 

Michael Jackson wanted to do a Harry Potter musical – but Rowling wasn’t keen. (source)

 


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  • wanarunna

    The Wrath of Khan – possible reference to Shah Rukh Khan who was accused of plagiarising a speech by J K Rowling – item 5

  • Mark J

    Both Ricardo Montalban and Michael Jackson died in 2009, link to #5

    • Pete

      I think your right.!

  • knight

    Benedict Cumberbatch played Khan in star Trek Into Darkness, and voiced the dragon in The Hobbit movies link to 3

    • James Howlett

      Correct! Great effort knight I wasn’t sure we’d get this one. Team is getting on a roll heading into Xmas…

  • Michael

    Budweiser has product placement in the rebooted Star Trek films. Link to 2.

  • Apolonia

    The Wrath of Khan—Star Trek

    Leonard Nimoy —Spock—sings the ballad of Bilbo Baggins

    http://www.whaleoil.co.nz/tag/ballad-of-bilbo-baggins/

    • James Howlett

      I was really hoping someone would get this. Bonus point for you!

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