Today’s Trivia

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?

It takes sloths around 2 weeks to digest food.  (Source)

 

Mountain goats are not actually goats, but members of the Antelope family.  (Source)

 

Walking around the earth (if it were all land) at average walking speed would take 3.4 years. The same walk around the sun would take 521.8 years.  (Source)

 

The first airline stewardess were all registered nurses, but this requirement disappeared when many nurses left to enlist during WWII.  (Source)

 

The Earth moves (relative the Sun) faster than the Sun moves (relative to nearby stars).  (Source)

 


 

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This weeks winners:  Oh Please  – well done!

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MTD Progress:  bristol (12); SteveWrathall (6); Oh Please (4); Michael (2); Karma, Uncle Bully, Odd Ball (1)

 


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  • SteveWrathall

    Elton sang about not letting the Sun (go down on me)-5

    • Oh Please

      Thought he’d let anyone go down…

    • AS

      Well done SteveWrathall, points to you today

  • SteveWrathall

    Walking around the Moon would take even shorter than (link 3), but only if you did the moon-walk like Jacko

  • SteveWrathall

    Elton’s father was a flight Lt in the RAF-4

  • Pluto

    When Michael died Elton dedicated a performance of Dont Let The Sun Go Down On Me to him – link to 5

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