Daily 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?

In Iceland, the syncretism between traditional beliefs and Christianity has led some people to create tiny little churches to convert elves. (source) ?


Spiders can be affected by different drugs, like marijuana and LSD, which shows in their web-making. This phenomenon has been studied by NASA. (source)


A man was executed for starting the Great Fire of London after he claimed he threw a fire-bomb through a bakery window. This was despite the fact that he was heavily crippled, the bakery had no windows, and it was proven at his trial that he was not even in the country at the time. (source)


The blink tag in html was first implemented by drunk Netscape engineers as a joke. (source)


Obesity can increase the risk of dementia by up to 80 percent, a Johns Hopkins University study reveals. (source)