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?

England has its own flag, distinct from the UK flag that is generally associated with it. (Source)

Television ads sound “louder” at the same volume due to Dynamic Range Compression making more heavily compressed audio “jump out” at the listener at a given volume setting. (Source)

 

When Paris fell to the Nazis in 1940, French soldiers cut the elevator cables in the Eiffel Tower. This meant that if Hitler wanted to hoist a swastika flag, the Nazis would have to climb hundreds of stairs to get to the top. (Source)

 

The piano Freddie Mercury plays in Bohemian Rhapsody is the same exact piano Paul McCartney plays in Hey Jude. (Source)

 

There’s a chemical (Tert-Butyllithium) that ignites when exposed to air. (Source)

 

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