Today’s Trivia

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The French have a different cheese for every day of the year. Cheese experts estimate the total number of different French cheeses is around 1000. (Source)

 

The largest subdivision of any country by area is Russia’s Sakha Republic, which is similar in size to the entire country of India. (Source)

 

Compared to raw or dry-roasted peanuts, boiled peanuts are lower in calories and fat and also have a higher concentration of nutrients that protect your cells from oxidation. (Source)

 

The world’s largest stadium, The Rungrado 1st of May in North Korea, was built in 1989 and has a capacity of 150,000 people. (Source)

 

The first flavored potato chips, Cheese & Onion, were invented by Irishman Joe “Spud” Murphy for his company “Tayto” in 1954. (Source)

 


 

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  • Mike

    The cheese plate on the Titanic included eight cheeses from across Europe, favoring English cheeses. The menu covers a wide range of styles, with blues and cheddars appearing more than once. Link #1

  • The scene where Jack & Rose were on the Bow and Jack proclaims he is the “King of the World” was the cheesiest part in the movie… Link to 1

  • Pluto

    Tayto chips and the Titanic both originate from Ulster – link 5

  • SteveWrathall

    Titanic’s last voyage departed from France-1

  • SFB

    James Cameron has turned his farms ‘dairy free’, so no cheese. Link to 1

  • AS

    No winner today .. was looking for a link to #5 with James Cameron born in 1954

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