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 flock of crows is called a ‘murder’.  (Source)

 

Captain Cook was killed on Valentine’s Day by Hawaiians.  (Source)

 

Goats have been used in California for years to clear tall dry grass and reduce fire hazards.  (Source)

 

The capstone of an Egyptian pyramid is called a pyramidion, they were made of polished black granite, sometimes covered in gold leaf.  (Source)

 

Armadillos sleep about 20 hours per day. (Source)

 


 

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  • bristol

    Angela Lansbury starred in the long running TV series, “Murder She Wrote” – Link to # 1

    • AS

      Great job bristol, bragging rights to you tonight

  • RightOfGenghis

    Bacon’s patent gas moderator regulates the light of gas lights by means of a flexible membrane, coated with gold leaf

  • Caprice

    What do you call two crows sitting on a telephone wire?
    Attempted murder.
    Sorry, I love that one, and had to post it in.

  • RightOfGenghis

    I went looking for a link between Valentines Day and gas lights. Sure enough up pops the renowned Valentine Gas Lamp in Frome, Somerset, England

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