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?

Mount Ōmine, a mountain in Japan, maintains an unbroken 1,300 year “voluntary” ban on women.  (Source)

 

Dr. Benjamin Spock won a gold medal in rowing at the 1924 Olympics in Paris.  (Source)

 

European Central Bank decided to print fictional bridges on the Euro notes, to avoid favouring particular member states. A developer in the Netherlands built all of the bridges printed on the notes.  (Source)

 

Ernest Hemingway was a wartime spy during WWII, who worked for both the US and the Soviets.  (Source)

 

Robin eggs are varying shades of blue due to an evolutionary trait that protects the embryo from UV Rays and heat, and the color changes based on the where the nest is located.  (Source)

 


 

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