Today?s Trivia

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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?

Scientists recovered soft tissue and blood vessels from a T. Rex dinosaur. (source) ?

If you commit suicide in Japan by jumping onto an oncoming train or killing yourself in an apartment building, the train or building company can/will sue your family for clean up fees, loss of income and negative publicity brought on by your suicide. (source)

 

During WW2 a US Naval Aviator Officer developed a fighter-aircraft tactic to combat Japanese Zeros without having flown against any himself. The “Thach Weave” proved so effective it became widely adopted and used in later conflicts and as recently as 2013. (source)

 

The term used to describe how something smells ‘foxy’ (like grapes) is actually scientifically accurate due to the chemical methyl anthranilate which is found in both the foxes musk glands as well as concord grapes (source)

 

The Colt Peacemaker has been in production for 125 years. The design is older than the first automobile. (source)

 

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