Today’s Trivia





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 most expensive place to buy beer at the bar is… no actually it’s not the Viaduct – it’s Norway! (source)


Tolkien got 13 pages into writing a Lord of the Rings sequel called ‘The New Shadow’ but abandoned it. Please no one tell Peter Jackson or we’ll end up with another bloody trilogy of films. (source)


France has the second largest EEZ in the world, after the US. We also do pretty well – considering the size of the country. (source)


There are 2,500 squatters living in a massive unfinished sky scraped in Venezuela. (source)


Those various US Navy planes with wings that fold up can not only fly with them still folded, they can fly with one folded and the other extended. (source)




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  • Tiberius

    Jesus feeding the multitude, links to item 4, hunfertilised squatters/homeless people.

  • HunuaRanger

    EEZ fish and french baguettes link to 3

  • Cowgirl

    Loaves and fishes aka Jesus doing a lot with very little – link to item 2 with Peter Jackson making trilogies out of otherwise short books?

    • James Howlett

      Cowgirl wins! That’s a great effort considering the link was much more conceptual than usual. Well done – your prize is not having to sit through any more Hobbit movies, congratulations!

  • Nige.