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?

Ruth Graves Wakefield, with her husband, owned a restaurant named the Toll House Inn, and invented chocolate chip cookies sometime in the 1930’s. (Source)

 

The fax machine was patented in 1843. (Source)

 

The ancient Greeks invented cheesecake. (Source)

 

In 1982, one of the greatest waterfalls on Earth was submerged by the construction of Itaipu Dam on the Paraná River in Brazil/Paraguay. The Brazilian government then dynamited the submerged rock face of the falls to promote safer navigation, destroying it forever. (Source)

 

Cats domesticated themselves 10,000 years ago in the Middle East. (Source)

 


 

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