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 average person could walk all the way around the world in less than a year – if it wasn’t for all that pesky water, and the need to stop and rest. (source)

 

You shouldn’t mess with Gurkha’s, even retired ones. Warning: link contains offensive language and more than a little poetic license in recounting actual events – but is totally worth reading anyway. (source)

 

Vitas Girulaitis lost to Jimmy Conners 16 times in a row before finally winning their 17th match – at the 1980 Masters. His reaction? “Let that be a lesson to you all. Nobody beats Vitas Girulaitis 17 times in a row!”. (source)

 

The Pitcairn Islands are accepting applications for new residents. Tolerance of inbreeding is probably not compulsory. (source)

 

In North Korea viewing pornography or reading the Bible are each punishable by death. Generally execution by firing squad. No word on the punishment for viewing WOBH… (source)


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