Today’s Trivia


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Sir Patrick Stewart used to regularly fabricate fake news in the newspaper he worked for because he was spending his time practicing theatre with a theatre company during times that conflicted with his work schedule as a journalist.?(Source)


The Soviet Secret Police on Stalin’s orders executed 22,000 Polish officers but Roosevelt and Churchill had to deny it and blame the Nazis in order to maintain their alliance with Stalin (Source)


“Paranoid”, one of Black Sabbath’s most famous songs, was written and recorded in minutes as a filler song. Ozzy Osbourne read the lyrics as he was singing them.?(Source)


In a study on the appeal of chocolate, it took researchers 1 year to find 11 men who don’t like chocolate ?(Source)


Edinburgh Castle has a cemetery devoted entirely to the dogs of the soldiers who were garrisoned there, and has been used since the 1840’s.?(Source)


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