Trivia Bits for Apr 23, 2014 Guglielmo Marconi did a lot of work on radio, and may even have invented radio, depending on who you talk to. Which is awesome. He was also a fascist, which isn't so awesome. He joined the Italian Fascist party in 1923 and Benito Mussolini made him …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 22, 2014 In 1968, the Tigers' Denny McLain won 31 games, the Cy Young and the AL MVP. Two decades later he was pitching for his prison team. As of this writing, he is the last MLB pitcher to win 30 games in a season, but he was always controversially …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 21, 2014 Tom Cruise's career started to unwind as he became more publically identified with Scientology, partly because of its obsession with psychiatry and psychiatric medicines. In 2005, he began a war on anti-depressants by attacking Brooke Shields, who …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 19, 2014 After lead singer Michael Hutchence died in ... well, circumstances not worth relating here ... INXS found a novel way to replace him. After nearly 10 years of using various uninspired singers, INXS had a reality show. The winner was a Canadian, JD …Read more.more articles
Friday, April 27
What country has won the most Winter Olympic medals? If you count the Soviet Union, Commonwealth of Independent States and Russia together, it's slightly ahead of Norway, which is especially strong in skiing. Norway is one of three nations that have won more Winter Olympic medals than Summer Olympic medals. The other two are Austria and Liechtenstein, which is the world's most successful Olympic nation, per capita, in the medal counts and the smallest nation to win an Olympic medal of any kind, let alone a gold.
On November 28, 2008, who shot New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress in the right thigh in a New York City nightclub?
A) Ron Artest
C) John Gotti
D) Plaxico Burress
Previous answer: Sturgeon was once called Albany beef.
TRIVIA FANS: Send the trivia questions you've always wanted answered, or original TriviaBits ideas of your own, with your full name and hometown, to Paul Paquet at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit him online at www.triviahalloffame.com.
Paul Paquet has been writing trivia since the early 1990s, and has written roughly 100,000 questions.
COPYRIGHT 2012 PAUL PAQUET
DISTRIBUTED BY CREATORS.COM