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?

On September 9, 2015 Elizabeth II became the longest-reigning British monarch and is the longest-reigning female monarch in world history. (Source)

 

A popular Russian Army marching song is the Spongebob Squarepants Theme Song. (Source)

 

The record for the longest throw of an object without any velocity-aiding feature was a non-returning boomerang thrown 427.2 m (1,401.5 ft). (Source)

 

Richard Halliburton swam the length of the Panama Canal paying the lowest toll in its history, 36 cents. (Source)

 

The common ancestor of modern cats and dogs (and all carnivora) was a tree-dwelling omnivore that may have originated in Asia. (Source)

 


 

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  • SteveWrathall

    Elizabeth (1) overtook Victoria (BC) Where these gardens are

    • GoingRight

      Butchart Gardens. Beautiful place

  • Uncle Bully

    The gardens are the site of an old limestone quarry which was the source of cement used in the construction of the Panama Canal – link to #4

    • AS

      Well done Uncle Bully, points to you today

  • Dan

    Queen Elizabeth has a rhododendron named after her.

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