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?

The first x-ray device of the southern hemisphere was set up in Kolmanskop, Namibia, a former diamond mining city which is now abandoned. (Source)

 

The world’s first offshore oil platform is a floating city in the Caspian Sea. Built on top of sunk ships, 2000 people live and work there. (Source)

 

Nachos were invented 1943 and were originally called “Nacho’s Especiales” after the man who invented them: Ignacio “Nacho” Anaya. (Source)

 

London has only had a mayor since 2000. (Source)

 

3M company name stands for “Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company” = 3M. (Source)

 


 

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