Trivia Bits

Trivia Bits

Trivia Bits

Your daily dose of trivia, written by Leslie Elman, the best-selling author of “Weird But True: 200 Astounding, Outrageous and Totally Off the Wall Facts.”

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Trivia Bits for Mar 19, 2019 Mar 19, 2019

We wouldn't be "Homo sapiens" without Carl Linnaeus, the Swedish botanist who developed scientific b... Read More

Trivia Bits for Mar 18, 2019 Mar 18, 2019

Now a National Historic Landmark, the SS Badger was a coal-fired ferry that began service on Lake Mi... Read More

Trivia Bits for Mar 16, 2019 Mar 16, 2019

"Annie," inspired by Harold Gray's "Little Orphan Annie," is the best-known stage musical based on a... Read More

Trivia Bits for Mar 15, 2019 Mar 15, 2019

Although situating a city near a river was usually a good idea, sometimes city planners decided late... Read More