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?

A pinch, dash, and a smidgen are all legitimate measurements. A dash is 1/8 tsp, a pinch 1/16 tsp, and a smidgen 1/32 tsp. (Source)

There’s a town in South Australia which is almost entirely underground. (Source)

 

The word data is the plural. Datum is the singular. (Source)

 

“Stockholm Syndrome” was coined after a four day bank robbery/hostage situation in which the victims refused help from the authorities. (Source)

 

The Roman empire added two months to the original ten month calendar, (July and August) and named them after the emperors Julius and Augustus Caesar. (Source)

 

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