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?

 

All current European monarchs are related via one common ancestor who died in 1711. Which, frankly, is not that long ago. (source)

 

4% of the sand in Normandy today is made up of metal particles from D-Day. (source)

 

Mandarin has a twice as many native speakers as English, while English has about twice as many total speakers. (source)

 

Human Zoos were an actual thing. (source)

 

There’s a good reason McDonalds fries don’t seem to taste as good as they used to. (source)


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