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 Wild Turkey was just one vote away from beating out the Bald Eagle and the national bird of the US. I wonder if things might have turned out differently in history based on that one symbol. (source)

 

Stalin was such a prick of a father his son tried to shoot himself. He survived the suicide attempt, causing Stalin to just remark that the boy ‘can’t even shoot straight’. (source)

 

In 1968 a bomber carrying 4 nukes crashed into Greenland – they’ve still only accounted for 3 of them. (source)

 

In the 50’s a guy painted himself up like a black man and traveled through various parts of the US. He chronicled the blatant racism and abuse he experienced in a book: “Black Like Me”. (source)

 

Marie Curie’s notebook has to be kept in a lead box and won’t be safe to handle for a long time yet. (source)


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