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?

That’s more than can be said for humans: Dolphins will communicate with one another over a telephone, and appear to know who they are talking to. (source)  


From the putting your money where your mouth is dept: a man committed suicide to prove that there is life after death. He arranged to have a spiritualist hear his voice from the other side. She never heard from him again. (source)


Perhaps they should watch even more: Islamic countries are one of the top porn users. (source)


The forgotten: Nazi Germany killed an estimated 1.9 million non-Jewish Polish civilians in concentration camps. (source)


The real reason the takeaway gives you free lemon: lemon juice makes fish taste and smell less ‘fishy’ because its acid neutralizes a chemical group in the fish called amines, making them non-volatile and stopping the smell. (source)




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  • david W

    Looks like a train tunnel by the soot, link to killing Polish civilians by shipping them in rail carts to concentration camps?

    • EveryWhichWayButLeft

      St Leonard’s Tunnel on the Innocent Railway… sounds like the link is right, esp. when you add the innocent part (but that applied to pretty much all victims of the holocaust)..

  • wanarunna

    light at the end of the tunnel – often associated with near death experiences – item 2

    • Yes. That’s the one.