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 Sep 18, 2018 Sep 18, 2018

When trivia lovers hear the words "duck-billed platypus," they think "monotreme" — a rare egg-... Read More

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Melissopalynology is the study of the pollen bees collect to make honey. ("Melissa" is the ancient G... Read More

Trivia Bits for Sep 15, 2018 Sep 15, 2018

As of this writing, only five players in Major League Baseball history have played all nine defensiv... Read More

Trivia Bits for Sep 14, 2018 Sep 14, 2018

Published in 1604, Robert Cawdrey's "Table Alphabeticall" was the first dictionary of the English la... Read More