Today’s Trivia

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via wikipedia.org

 

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?

 

Qatar donated $100m to New Orleans after Katrina. (source)

 

The colour ‘Peach’ was known as ‘Flesh’ at Crayola until people decided it’s probably a bit racist to only acknowledge one skin colour. Took them until 1999 to get rid of ‘Indian Red’ but… (source)

 

A pride of lions saved an Ethiopian girl from a severe beating and likely saved her life. (source)

 

The Italian alphabet only has 21 letters. They’ll use the rest but only if in a word borrowed from some other language. (source)

 

Michael Jordan sucks. Turns out he was the one who started the trend away from awesome stubbies and towards 3/4 length shorts in the NBA. (source)

 

 

 


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  • Tiberius

    U2 and Green Day had a song called The Saints are Coming in support of Hurricane Katrina victims. Item 1.

    • James Howlett

      Yep – and the pic is from the concert in the Superdome where they held the Superbowl once everyone was finished using it for shelter.

  • Andrea

    Item one… U2 and Green Gay did a cover of “The saints are coming” with the proceeds going to the victims of Katrina.

  • Grizz30

    Item 3. Pride. In the name of love.

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