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?


In the late 19th century the South African railways employed a baboon to work as a railway signalman. He turned out to be pretty reliable and actually good at the job. (source)


While presenting the Medal of Honour to a solider President Truman once remarked¬† he’d ‘rather have one of these than be President’. (source)


Stray cats now live in the temple where Caesar was murdered. (source)


In Vietnam the Vietnam War is called the American War, or “War Against the Americans to Save the Nation”. (source)


Apparently that choir at the beginning of Mr Bean episodes are singing “Behold the man who is a bean”. (source)

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