Today’s Trivia

CLASS, Jacqueline Bisset, Rob Lowe, 1983, (c) Orion

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?

Picasso had a REALLY long name–Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso.  (Source)

 

Satellites travel at speeds in excess of 17,000 mph.  (Source)

 

Duran Duran’s “A View to a Kill” is the only 007 theme to reach #1 on the Billboard Hot 100.  (Source)

 

While the Titanic only had enough life boats to hold 1/3 of passengers, she was actually carrying more lifeboats than were legally required. That’s because lifeboats were intended to ferry survivors from a sinking ship to a rescuing ship—not keep afloat the whole population.  (Source)

 

Prince was a Jehovah’s Witness, as was Michael Jackson, Notorious BIG, and Dwight Eisenhower. (Source)

 


 

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  • Michael

    Jaqueline Bisset is (sort of) a Bond Girl, she was Giovanna Goodthighs in the non-Eon 1967 parody production of Casino Royale. Link to 3.

  • Oh Please

    Jacqueline Bisset starred in a film called “The Deep” set around a ship wreck – link to #4.

  • Karl

    Rob Lowe starred in Austen Powers. Link to 3

  • SteveWrathall

    Rob Lowe has boasted of stealing girlfriends from Duran Duran -3

  • AS

    Well done bristol, win for you today

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